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Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

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  1. Dubai Film Fest: 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' Media Events Canceled

    1:00 pm 12/9/2013

    The organizers have halted press screenings and cast interviews and blacked out coverage of the gala's red carpet arrivals as "an appropriate tribute" to the late Nelson Mandela.Read more

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  2. Box Office (Specialty): 'Inside Llewyn Davis' Shines

    9:02 am 12/8/2013

    The critically acclaimed film marks the best limited start ever for Joel and Ethan Coen; "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" sees strong hold after the death of Nelson Mandela.Read more

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  3. Nelson Mandela’s Death Announced After ‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom’ Royal Premiere

    1:59 pm 12/7/2013

    Producer Anant Singh told the audience about the unfortunate news after a screening in London’s Leicester Square. Read more

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  4. How 'Mandela' Royal Premiere Audience Reacted to News of Leader's Death (Exclusive Video)

    1:13 pm 12/7/2013

    The London crowd, which included Prince William and Duchess Catherine, gasped as Anant Singh and Idris Elba shared the news just after the credits rolled.Read more

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  5. How Nelson Mandela Affected South Africa's Film Industry

    12:58 am 12/6/2013

    UPDATED: The country's sector has gone through much change since the end of Apartheid, attracting Hollywood productions and creating homegrown successes.Read more

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  6. Nelson Mandela's Death: World Leaders, Media React

    12:41 am 12/6/2013

    U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki Moon honored Mandela as a “giant for justice,” German Chancellor Angela Merkel calls him a “shining example” while Indian media compares the late South African leader to Mahatma Gandhi.Read more

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  7. 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' Director on Adapting the Life of the South African Icon (Q&A)

    10:15 pm 12/5/2013

    Justin Chadwick speaks with THR about awards buzz, Idris Elba's transformative performance and why he first said no to an offer to tell Mandela's story.Read more

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  8. Prince William, 'Long Walk to Freedom' Actors Learn of Nelson Mandela's Death at Screening

    3:49 pm 12/5/2013

    "We were just reminded what an extraordinary and inspiring man Nelson Mandela was. My thoughts and prayers are with him and his family," Prince William said after the London event at The Odeon Leicester Square.Read more

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  9. 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' Star Naomie Harris on Portraying Winnie (Exclusive Video)

    2:39 pm 12/3/2013

    "The thing I struggled with was her bitterness and her hatred because her journey forced her to have those things," Harris says of playing the iconic character.Read more

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  10. 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' Featurette with Idris Elba and Naomie Harris

    12:18 pm 12/3/2013

    The two stars of Justin Chadwick's biography share what it was like to play Nelson and Winnie Mandela. "Young audiences don't get a chance to see a living legend every day, heroes are few and far between now," says Elba. Read more

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