HISTORY CHANNEL Martin Luther King / Nelson Mandela Documentary civil rights DVD
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ALL Region (PAL) DVD - 90 MINS TOTAL RUNTIME
- MARTIN LUTHER KING
- On April 4, 1968, a snipers bullet claimed the life of Martin Luther King Jr,
- one of history's most important civil rights leaders. Almost immediately, there were charges of cover-ups and government complicity in the tragic crime.
- Detailed, far-reaching and filled with expert interviews, this is the ultimate examination of one of the 20th century's defining events.
- NELSON MANDELA
- From terrorist to peacemaker, prisoner to president, Nelson Mandela dedicated his life to the struggle against South Africa'S racist system of apartheid. Touted by the ruling National Party as a policy of separate development apartheid was the most pervasive form of racism ever paracticed.
- It was in this oppressive environment that Nelson Mandela was prepared to sacrifice himself for his people in a lifelong quest for justice. This detailed portrait traces the incredible life of the man they call Madiba by speaking to the people who knew him best.