An Act of Defiance

In apartheid-ruled South Africa, a renowned lawyer struggles to hide his secret affiliation to the nation’s chief resistance movement – as he takes on defending a group of its arrested members, including its leader, Nelson Mandela.



Directed by Jean van de Velde
Written by Matt Harvey, Dominic Morgan, Jean van de Velde
Produced by Spier Films, Cool Beans, Richard Claus & Co., Wild at Art
Starring Peter Paul Muller, Antoinette Louw, Sello Motloung

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