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Mandela, long walk to freedom [videorecording] / directed by Justin Chadwick ; screenplay by William Nicholson ; produced by Anant Singh ; producer for Origin Pictures, David M. Thompson ; an Anant Singh presentation ; with the Weinstein Company/Yucaipa Films/Revolt Films ; a Justin Chadwick film ; in association with Distant Horizon, Origin Pictures, Pathé, Long Walk to Freedom (Pty) Ltd, Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Limited and National Enpowerment Fund ; a Videovision Entertainment production.

Chadwick, Justin (Added Author). Nicholson, William (Added Author). Singh, Anant, 1956- (Added Author). Thompson, David, 1950- (Added Author). McCracken, Cameron (Added Author). Ivernel, François (Added Author). Weinstein, Harvey, 1952- (Added Author). Qhena, Geoffrey (Added Author). Ford, Basil (Added Author). Pragjee, Sudhir (Added Author). Singh, Sanjeev (Added Author). Mthethwa, Philisiwe (Added Author). Elba, Idris (Added Author). Harris, Naomie, 1976- (Added Author). Kgoroge, Tony (Added Author). Moosa, Riaad (Added Author). Bartlett, Jamie, 1966- (Added Author). Matshikiza, Lindiwe (Added Author). Pheto, Terry (Added Author). Lotz, Deon (Added Author). Crawley, Lol, 1974- (Added Author). Breedt, Johnny (Added Author). Russell, Rick (Added Author). Heffes, Alex (Added Author). Cilliers, Diana (Added Author). Filipe, Ruy (Added Author). Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013 Motion picture adaptation of (work): Long walk to freedom. (Added Author). U2 (Musical group) (Added Author). Weinstein Company (Added Author). Yucaipa Films (Added Author). Revolt Films (Added Author). Distant Horizon (Firm) (Added Author). Origin Pictures (Added Author). Pathé Distribution Limited (Added Author). Long Walk to Freedom (Pty) Ltd (Added Author). Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa (Added Author). South Africa. National Empowerment Fund (Added Author). Videovision Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author). Idris Elba, Naomie Harris, Tony Kgoroge, Riaad Moosa, Jamie Bartlett, Lindiwe Matshikiza, Terry Pheto, Deon Lotz. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (141 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Based on Nelson Mandela's autobiography "Long Walk to Freedom."
Bonus: Feature commentary with director Justin Chadwick; Mandela: the leader you know, the man you didn't.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Lol Crawley ; production designer, Johnny Breedt ; editor, Rick Russell ; music by Alex Heffes ; "Ordinary love" by U2 ; costume designers, Diana Cilliers, Ruy Filipe ; executive producers, Cameron McCracken, François Ivernel, Harvey Weinstein ; executive producers, Geoffrey Qhena, Basil Ford, Sudhir Pragjee, Sanjeev Singh, Philisiwe Mthethwa.
Participant or Performer Note:
Idris Elba, Naomie Harris, Tony Kgoroge, Riaad Moosa, Jamie Bartlett, Lindiwe Matshikiza, Terry Pheto, Deon Lotz.
Summary, etc.:
Based on South African President Nelson Mandela's autobiography of the same name, it chronicles his early life, coming of age, education and 27 years in prison before becoming President and working to rebuild the country's once segregated society.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some intense sequences of violence and disturbing images, sexual content and brief strong language.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, 2.0 stereo.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned in English (Dolby Digital 5.1) or dubbed Spanish (2.0 stereo) with optional Spanish subtitles and optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Subject: Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013 > Drama.
Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013 > Film adaptations.
Presidents > South Africa > Drama.
Anti-apartheid activists > South Africa > Drama.
Political prisoners > South Africa > Drama.
Anti-apartheid movements > South Africa > Drama.
South Africa > Politics and government > 1948-1994 > Drama.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.

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