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Mandela (1987 film)

Mandela is a 1987 British television drama film directed by Philip Saville and written by Ronald Harwood. The film stars Danny Glover as Nelson Mandela and Alfre Woodard as his wife Winnie.[1] The film premiered on HBO on 20 September 1987.[2][3]

Mandela
GenreDrama
Screenplay byRonald Harwood
Directed byPhilip Saville
StarringDanny Glover
Alfre Woodard
Theme music composerRichard Hartley
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original language(s)English
Production
Executive producer(s)Robert Berger
Herbert Brodkin
Producer(s)Dickie Bamber
Robert A. Goldston (associate producer)
Leslie Linder (associate producer)
Production location(s)Zimbabwe
CinematographyJohn Coquillon
Editor(s)Ralph Sheldon
Running time135 minutes
Production company(s)Polymuse Productions
Titus Productions
HBO Pictures
DistributorHBO
Release
Original networkHBO
Picture formatColor
Audio formatMono
Original release
  • 20 September 1987 (1987-09-20)

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  1. ^ "Danny Glover: Film Star Values Activist Role". The Crisis. 110 (2): 41. Mar–Apr 2003.
  2. ^ "Mandela - Trailer - Cast - Showtimes". NYTimes.com. 1977-09-20. Retrieved 2016-02-06.
  3. ^ "Mandela (1986) - Overview". TCM.com. Retrieved 2016-02-06.

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