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.

  1. Justin Chadwick


  2. William Nicholson


Top Billed Cast

  1. Idris Elba

    Idris Elba

    Nelson Mandela

  2. Naomie Harris

    Naomie Harris

    Winnie Madikizela

  3. Tony Kgoroge

    Tony Kgoroge

    Walter Sisulu

  4. Riaad Moosa

    Riaad Moosa

    Ahmed Kathrada

  5. Fana Mokoena

    Fana Mokoena

    Govan Mbeki

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Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom



Status Released

Release Information

  • December 25, 2013


    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 21m

Budget $35,000,000.00

Revenue $27,330,000.00



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