Mandela : un long chemin vers la liberté

  • Mandela : un long chemin vers la liberté
© Keith Bernstein
Genre : Biography
Type : Biopic
Original title : Long Walk To Freedom
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2013
Format : Feature
Running time : 152 (in minutes)

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.

Director: Justin Chadwick

Writer: William Nicholson (screenplay)

Stars: Idris Elba, Naomie Harris, Robert Hobbs

Principal Cast: Idris Elba, Naomie Harris, Tony Kgoroge, Riaad Moosa, Zolani Mkiva, Jamie Bartlett, Deon Lotz, Terry Pheto

Idris Elba... Nelson Mandela
Naomie Harris... Winnie Mandela
Mark Elderkin... Sophiatown Policeman
Robert Hobbs... Chief Warden
Carl Beukes... Niel Barnard
Terry Pheto... Evelyn
Gys de Villiers... FW De Klerk
Theo Landey... Brian Widlake
Grant Swanby... Sergeant Voster
Sivuyile Ngesi... Mandela Aide (rumored)
Patrick John Walton... Arresting Policeman (as Patrick Walton Jr.)
Nomfusi Gotyana... Miriam Makeba
Adam Neill... Percy Yutar
Garth Breytenbach... First Warder
Michelle Scott... Mrs. De Kock

Produced by
Anant Singh.... producer
Vlokkie Gordon.... co-producer
François Ivernel.... executive producer
Cameron McCracken.... executive producer
Richard Green.... production supervisor

Director: Justin Chadwick
Country: South Africa
Orig. Work Title: Long Walk To Freedom
Year: 2013
Language: English
Runtime: 152 minutes
Rating: 14A
Screenplay: William Nicholson
Source Author: Nelson Mandela
Cinematographer: Lol Crawley
Editor: Rick Russell
Sound: Nico Louw
Music: Alex Heffes
Prod. Designer: Johnny Breedt

Exec. Producer: François Ivernal, Cameron McCracken, Geoffrey Qhena, Basil Ford, Sudhir Pragjee, Sanjeev Singh, Philisiwe Mthethwa, Hlengiwe Makhathini

Producer: Anant Singh
Production Co.: Videovision Entertainment

Canadian Dist.: Entertainment One Films
U.S. Distributor: The Weinstein Company
Int. Sales Agent: Pathé International

Production Companies
Videovision Entertainment
Distant Horizon

Paradiso Entertainment (2013) (Netherlands) (theatrical)
Weinstein Company, The (2013) (USA) (theatrical)
Pathé (2013) (France) (all media)
Pathé (2013) (UK) (all media)

Release Dates
Canada: 7 September 2013 (Toronto FilmFest), World Premiere
USA: 29 November 2013 (limited)
France : 18 December 2013
Netherlands: 19 December 2013
UK: 3 January 2014

2013 | 38th Toronto International Film Festival | TORONTO, Canada | September 5 to 15, 2013.
* World Premiere
* Screening: Saturday September 7 / Roy Thomson Hall / 6:00 PM
* Screening: Sunday September 8 / Princess of Wales / 12:00 PM
* Screening: Friday September 13 / TIFF Bell Lightbox 1 / 5:30 PM


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