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103 Ratings

The Color of Freedom

Goodbye Bafana

Directed by Bille August
South Africa, 2007


South Africa, 1986. Twenty-five million Blacks are ruled by a minority of four million whites under the brutal Apartheid regime. James Gregory, a typical Afrikaner, regards Blacks as sub-human. This makes him an ideal choice to become the warder in charge of Nelson Mandela on Robben Island.

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The Color of Freedom Directed by Bille August

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2007 | Winner: Peace Film Award

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