Frontline. Long walk of Nelson Mandela

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  • Frontline presents the story of the man behind the myth, probing Mandela's character, leadership, and life's method through intimate recollections with friends, political allies, adversaries, and his fellow prisoners and jailers on Robben Island, where Mandela spent 18 of his 27 prison years, transforming himself in prison from an impetuous, risk-taking radical into a mature leader and statesman.


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  • Release date: Jan. 31, 2012.
  • Originally broadcast on Frontline in 2011.
  • DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen.
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
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