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When the South African government begins to “eradicate the slums” by evicting shack dwellers, three friends, leaders in a growing social movement, refuse to be moved from their homes and community. Dear Mandela follows their journey from the shacks to the highest court in the land as they invoke Nelson Mandela.
An African Election
The 2008 elections in Ghana captivated a nation. The film is a behind-the-scenes look at the complex, political machinery of a third world democracy struggling to legitimize itself to its first world contemporaries. At stake in this race are the fates of two political parties that will do almost anything to win.
Behind the Rainbow
As South Africa struggles with the aftermath of apartheid, bitter rivals Thabo Mbeki and Jacob Zuma fight for their nation's future. Can the deal between South Africa's old apartheid regime and its new government withstand the test of time, or will power consume the dream?