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Nelson Mandela: The Myth and Me (2013)

How do people interpret Nelson Mandela's message of freedom, forgiveness and reconciliation in the world of today?


Khalo Matabane


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Khalo Matabane Khalo Matabane ... Himself, also narrator
Nelson Mandela ... Himself (archive footage)
Greg Marinovich Greg Marinovich ... Himself, photojournalist
Zubeida Jaffer Zubeida Jaffer ... Herself, journalist and activist
Ronnie Kasrils Ronnie Kasrils ... Himself, former South African Minister for Intelligence Services
The Dalai Lama ... Himself (as His Holiness the Dalai Lama)
Binyavanga Wainaina Binyavanga Wainaina ... Himself, author
Elia Suleiman ... Himself
Pumla Gqola Pumla Gqola ... Herself, professor, feminist academic
Peter Hain Peter Hain ... Himself, British Labour Party politician
Colin Powell ... Himself, former U.S. Secretary of State
Selina Williams Selina Williams ... Herself, activist
Albie Sachs Albie Sachs ... Himself, former judge on the Constitutional Court of South Africa
Adam Habib Adam Habib ... Himself, professor of political science, University of the Witwatersrand
John Carlin John Carlin ... Himself, journalist and author


How do people interpret Nelson Mandela's message of freedom, forgiveness and reconciliation in the world of today?

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Release Date:

16 December 2013 (Finland) See more »

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Ett brev till Mandela See more »

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Lagos, Nigeria See more »

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