Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2014)

 ●  English ● 2 hrs 28 mins

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A chronicle of Nelson Mandela's life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa.

Cast: Idris Elba, Naomie Harris

Crew: Justin Chadwick (Director), Lol Crawley (Director of Photography), Alex Heffes (Music Director)

Rating: U/A (India)

Genres: Drama, History

Release Dates: 24 Jan 2014 (India)

Tagline: It is an ideal for which I am prepared to die.

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Did you know? During the film's London premiere, sisters Zindzi Mandela and Zenani Mandela, who were in the audience, were notified by cell phone of the news that their father Nelson Mandela had just died. When asked whether they'd like the screening to be postponed, they insisted that the premiere go ahead as planned. The sad news, however, was not shared with the rest of the attendees who sat through the screening unaware of Mandela's passing. It wasn't until after the credits rolled at the end of the film that co-producer Anant Singh took the stage to break the news to the audience. The auditorium lapsed into a 2-minute silence as a gesture of respect. Read More
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as Nelson Mandela
as Winnie Madikizela
Special Appearance
Special Appearance
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actor
as Kobie Coetzee
as Govan Mbeki
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actor
as James Gregory
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actress
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actress
Supporting Actor
as Walter Sisulu
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actress
Supporting Actor

Direction

Director
First Assistant Director
Second Assistant Director

Production

Executive Producer
Associate Production Company
Production Supervisor
Production Manager

Writers

Screenplay Writer

Camera and Electrical

Director of Photography
Still Photographer
Camera Operator

Music

Music Director
Music Label
Music Editor
Music Assistant

Sound

Sound Effects Editor
Sound Re-recording Mixer
Sound Mixer
Foley Editor
Foley Artist

Casting

Casting Director

Costume and Wardrobe

Costume Designer

Editorial

Editor

Makeup and Hair

Post Production

Post Production Supervisor

Special Effects

Special Effects Coordinator

Stunts

Stunt Coordinator

Thanks

Special Thanks
Film Type:
Feature Film
Language:
English
Spoken Languages:
Afrikaans, Xhosa
Colour Info:
Color
Sound Mix:
Dolby Digital
Camera:
ARRICAM Lite (LT), ARRIFLEX 235
Frame Rate:
24 fps
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1
Stereoscopy:
No
Archival Source:
QubeVault (Real Image Media Technologies) [Digital]
Taglines:
It is an ideal for which I am prepared to die.
Trivia:
During the film's London premiere, sisters Zindzi Mandela and Zenani Mandela, who were in the audience, were notified by cell phone of the news that their father Nelson Mandela had just died. When asked whether they'd like the screening to be postponed, they insisted that the premiere go ahead as planned. The sad news, however, was not shared with the rest of the attendees who sat through the screening unaware of Mandela's passing. It wasn't until after the credits rolled at the end of the film that co-producer Anant Singh took the stage to break the news to the audience. The auditorium lapsed into a 2-minute silence as a gesture of respect.

Tom Hooper was linked to the director role for this film and even met Nelson Mandela during development.

Main stars Idris Elba and Naomie Harris have the same birthday. Both were born on September 6th, although Elba was born in 1972 and Harris in 1976.