included a benefit banquet for the Nelson Mandela Foundation on Monday night at which international singing
sensation, Katie Melua and South African-German singer, Joy Denalane performed. This was followed by a
gala premiere last night at which producer Anant Singh, director Justin Chadwick, lead actor Idris Elba,
Nelson Mandela’s daughter, Zindzi Mandela and Sello Hatang, CEO of the Nelson Mandela Foundation
represented the film.
after a major renovation to restore the glory of the former Cold War-era theatre which was a cultural hub of the
city. Among the VIP guests at the premiere were German celebrities, Foreign Minister, Frank-Walter Steinmeier
and Oscar Nominee Armin Mueller-Stahl who starred in Singh’s production, The Long Run.
across Germany on Thursday, 30 January on 280 screens.
Anant Singh. “We are proud to be working with Senator Film in Germany and look forward to the opening
tomorrow,” continued Singh.
hosted a post premiere reception at the South African Embassy in Berlin in honour of the film.
this week in Austria, Germany, New Zealand, Nigeria and Ghana. This will be followed by releases in Hong Kong,
Australia and Greece on 6 February, and then by Finland a week later and Turkey on 28 February.