"Dear Mandela" Takes Top Prize at the Brooklyn Film Festival‏

Dear Mandela, a South African documentary about Abahlali baseMjondolo, has won the Golden Chameleon (yes - that's the top nod) at this year's Brooklyn Film Festival, Sleeping Giant and Fireworx Media have announced.

The Golden Chameleon now joins the Golden Butterfly (Movies That Matter Film Festival's top prize) in a growing list of accolades for the film, including Best South African Documentary at the Durban International Film Festival and a nomination for Best Documentary at the African Academy Awards.

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