The December 3 screening of "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" at the KCET Cinema Series concluded with a conversation with series' host Pete Hammond, Brian Cox, co-producer of the film, and South African screenwriter Ann Peacock. Brian shared the details of how it took 20 years to get the film produced and then the difficult task of finding the ideal actor to cast as Nelson Mandela. Ann offered her personal impression of the portrayal of Mandela in the film and how his work has enriched today's racial integration in South Africa.
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