Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom


Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center Browning Cinema

Directed by Justin Chadwick 

Rated PG-13, 142 minutes 

Format: DCP (Digital) 

This event is sold out. A standby line for tickets will begin one hour prior to the event. If any tickets are not claimed 15 minutes prior to event start time, they will be redistributed to those waiting in standby.

A special advance screening of Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, which is based on Nelson Mandela’s autobiography of the same name, which chronicles his early life, coming of age, education and twenty-seven years in prison before becoming President of South Africa and working to rebuild the country’s once segregated society. Idris Elba (Prometheus, The Wire) stars as Nelson Mandela, Naomie Harris (Skyfall) stars as Winnie Mandela, with Justin Chadwick (The Other Boelyn Girl) directing. 

Panel discussion to follow screening.