Winnie Mandela

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Following the life of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela (Jennifer Hudson), from her strict rural upbringing by a father disappointed she was not born a boy, to her giving up the chance to study in America in order to remain in South Africa where she felt more needed, through her husband Nelson Mandela's (Terrence Howard) imprisonment. She then faces continuous harassment by the security police, banishment to a small Orange Free State town, betrayal by friends and allies, and more than a year in solitary confinement. Upon her release, she continues her husband's activism against apartheid and, after his release from prison, suffers divorce due to her infidelity and political pressures. She also faces accusations of violence and murder and in the end, must own up to her actions in court, while many still remain loyal to her because of her fight against apartheid.

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  • Movie ID 68933
  • Status Released
  • Released Worldwide September 16, 2011
  • Runtime 107 minutes
  • Genres Drama
  • Spoken Languages English
  • Original Country South Africa
  • On Other Sites IMDB Official Website
  • Box Office Worldwide $80,634
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  • Created March 26, 2019
  • Modified May 16, 2019

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