Independent Lens - Season 1, Episode 4 - Rotten Tomatoes

The Man Who Drove with Mandela


Episode Info

"The Man Who Drove with Mandela" profiles Cecil Williams, a white (and gay) South African theater director and anti-apartheid activist who was arrested with Nelson Mandela in 1962 (the fugitive Mandela was posing as Williams' chauffeur at the time). Corin Redgrave portrays Williams in reenacted "self-reflections." Directed by Greta Schiller ("Paris Is a Woman").


Corin Redgrave
as Cecil Williams

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