• Nelson Mandela: the myth & me

    Nelson Mandela: the myth & me

    license film

Nelson Mandela: the myth & me

a film by Khalo Matabane

Nelson Mandela: the myth & me

South Africa | Germany | 2013 | 90:00 min

Content Categories

Documentary
Synopsis
Khalo Matabane asks global thinkers, Apartheid-victims and Mandela’s entourage to classify Nelson Mandela’s achievements, thereby providing a multi-facetted approach to his myth. Aged 94, the looming high possibility of Mandela’s death offers the opportunity to reflect upon his legacy beyond sainthood. Amongst others, Matabane interviews the Dalai Lama, Henry Kissinger, Colin Powell, Peter Hain, Albie Sachs and Ariel Dorfman. Critique may just as well be pronounced as approval and veneration. How do they interpret his message of freedom, forgiveness and reconciliation in the world of today?
Festivals/Awards
Winner of the Special Jury Award at IDFAmsterdam
Cast and Crew
  • Director Khalo Matabane
Original Languages

German

English

Co-Production Company
Gebrüder Beetz Media GmbH
Germany
www.gebrueder-beetz.de
Links / Reference
Menu Icon Menu Icon Arrow Icon Arrow Icon Plus Icon Plus Icon Minus Icon Minus Icon HFF Logo HFF Logo