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Namibia: The Struggle for Liberation (2007)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Danny Glover ... Priest - friend of Sam Nujoma
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chrisjan Appollus Chrisjan Appollus ... Sam Hosea
Obed Emvula Obed Emvula ... Red
Joel Haikali Joel Haikali ... Young Sam Nujoma
Carl Lumbly ... Sam Nujoma
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Country:

Namibia

Language:

English | Afrikaans

Release Date:

27 June 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Namibia - Der Kampf um die Freiheit See more »

Filming Locations:

Namibia

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NAD100,000,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Digital

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2.35 : 1
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Poor and Overlong
9 April 2019 | by pietclausenSee all my reviews

This movie could have been an excellent historic movie to what had happened in South West Africa in the days of it being ruled by South Africa, since the end of the First World War in terms of a mandate from the League of Nations.

What you get instead, is a superficial production of the creation of SWAPO from about 1960 and how South Africa gave SWA its independence in 1990, when it became Namibia. No complexity of those days are properly covered, but some fighting scenes are shown. The film does correctly acknowledge the exclusion of the complexity of the situation in the end credits.

Namibia is now a proud democratic nation and a peaceful country, devoid of its previous conflicts.


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