List of the best Nelson Mandela movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Nelson Mandela's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Nelson Mandela movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Nelson Mandela movies will be at the top of the list. Nelson Mandela has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Nelson Mandela movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Nelson Mandela films to end the squabble once and for all.
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Mandela is a 1996 documentary film directed by Angus Gibson and Jo Menell. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. ...more on Wikipedia
Initial Release: 1996
Directed by: Angus Gibson, Jo Menell
Anne Frank Remembered is a 1995 documentary film by Jon Blair about the life of the diarist Anne Frank. The documentary was made in association with Anne Frank House, Walt Disney Pictures and the British Broadcasting Corporation. It was originally screened as a TV documentary, but was later given a theatrical release by Sony Pictures. The film is narrated by Kenneth Branagh and extracts from Frank's diary are read by Glenn Close. The choice of an adult reader is unusual in representations of Anne Frank; Blair has explained that he read Frank's diary as a child, and had a very clear image of what she was like, and found that the use of children's voices robbed the viewer of their own ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Glenn Close, Kenneth Branagh, Joely Richardson, Hannah Pik-Goslar, Bloeme Evers-Emden, + more
Initial Release: 1995
Directed by: Jon Blair
Sophiatown is a 2003 documentary film. Sophiatown in the 1950s was a suburb of Johannesburg South Africa where all races mixed in defiance of apartheid. Sophiatown was famous for jazz and black gangsters heavily influenced by American film who spoke a slang called Tsotsitaal. This era is revisited by some of the artists who lived there and they call back the past in two concerts. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Hugh Masekela, Abdullah Ibrahim, Dolly Rathebe, Jürgen Schadeberg
Initial Release: 2003
Directed by: Pascale Lamche
South Africa Freedom Day: Concert on the Square
South Africa Freedom Day: Concert on the Square is a 2002 film directed by Tony Gregory. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Melanie Brown, Tony Blair, Hugh Masekela, Baaba Maal, Dave Stewart
Initial Release: 2002