SCREENINGS

UPCOMING SCREENINGS 

April 1, 2014 - New York, USA
Lincoln Center
Special screening with the Ford Foundation's Just Films

April 5 - 9, 2014 - Medellín, Colombia
WORLD URBAN FORUM 7 SCREENINGS:

April 5, 2014 - SATURDAY
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Parque de los Deseos, Clle 71 No. 52- 30
More info / directions: take the Metro stop to University Metro Station. Info at: http://bit.ly/1lFYU9g

April 7, 2014 - MONDAY
Time: 5:30pm
Location: EPM Library - Cinemateca - Parque de los Luces - Carrera 54 #44-48, Plaza de Cisneros, Centro
More info / directions: http://medellinliving.com/biblioteca-epm-parque-de-las-luces/. Phone: 380 7516 - 380 7530

April 9, 2014 - WEDNESDAY
Time: 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Green Pavilion, Cinema Room. At the official WUF venue: Plaza Mayor Medellín Convenciones y Exposiciones Calle 41 N° 55-80
Link: http://wuf7.unhabitat.org/tableEvents?event=Cinema_Room

23 April - Limerick, IRELAND
Time: 6 pm
University of Limerick

April 29, 2014 - London, UK
University of London Union
Times & Venue TBA

PAST SCREENINGS: 

February 21, 2014 - Pittsburgh, USA
Young African Leaders Association,
Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

February 20, 2014 - Portland, OREGON
24th Annual Cascade Festival of African Films
www.africanfilmfestival.org
Review: http://www.pccnewbridge.com/top-stories/2014/02/26/week-four-of-cfaf-dea...

December 5, 6, 7, 2013 - Barcelona, SPAIN
DH Festival - International Festival of Human Rights
www.dhfestival.org

December 5, 2013 - Lille, FRANCE
University of Lille, Department of Anthropology & Sociology
http://culture.univ-lille1.fr/agenda/detail/article/dear-mandela.html

December 6 - Barcelona, SPAIN
16:30. DH Festival
http://www.dhfestival.org/2013/dear-mandela/

November 14, 2013 - London, UNITED KINGDOM
6:30PM. University of London.
Venue: G.E. Fogg Lecture Theatre, G.E. Fogg Building, Mile End Campus
*Q&A with special guest S'bu Zikode, founding president of Abahlali baseMjondolo social movement

November 29, 2013 - Zurich, SWITZERLAND
19.30 pm, Infoladen Kasama
Militärstrasse 87A, 8004 Zürich

November 29, 2013 - Arusha, TANZANIA
Arusha African Film Festival

November 11, 2013 - London, UNITED KINGDOM
5:30pm. University College of London
http://www.bartlett.ucl.ac.uk/dpu/events/dear-mandela

October 26, 2013 - Quezon City, PHILIPPINES
7pm. Handuraw Pizza, Sikatuna Village, Quezon City, Phils.
https://www.facebook.com/cinemaisinc

October 27, 2013 - New York, UNITED STATES
1pm & 3:15pm. The Riverside Church @ 120th Street.
*Filmmaker Q&A and panel discussion to follow

November 1 - 3, 2013 - Madison, WI, UNITED STATES
Tales From Planet Earth Festival
www.talesfromplanetearth.com

November 3 - 9, 2013 - Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL
Screening tour of the film with special guests
S'bu Zikode & Bandile Mdlalose of Abahlali baseMjondolo social movement

September 20, 2013 - Philippines
CineMaralita Film Festival
Malcolm Hall, University of the Philippines

September 26-28, 2013 - Ottowa, CANADA
One World Film Festival
Screening times & info at: www.oneworldarts.ca

September 12 - 22, 2013 - Cologne, GERMANY
Afrika Film Festival - "Beyond Europe"
Screening times & info at: www.filme-aus-afrika.de/index.php?id=308

September 10, 2013 - Tiburon, CALIFORNIA
6:00pm. Tiburon International Film Festival.
http://tiburonfilmfestival.com/schedule.php

August 7 & 16, 2013 - Quezon City, PHILIPPINES
CineMaralita Film Festival
** OPENING NIGHT FILM

August 15, 2013 - Miami, FLORIDA
7:30pm. Part of FREEDOM FLICKS screening series.
Address: 8330 Biscayne Blvd Miami, FL 33138
More info: www.facebook.com/events/509064872503897

August 16, 2013 - Oakland, CALIFORNIA
9:00pm. Matatu Film Festival.
The New Parkway Theater.
Tickets & Info at: http://broaklyn.org/matatu-film-festival-aug-15-17/

August 1, 2013 - Perth, AUSTRALIA
6:00pm. Centre for Human Rights Education
Tim Winton Lecture Theatre, Building 213.104,
Curtin University

June 21 - 23, 2013 - Lille, FRANCE
International Black Film Festival of Lille, Metropole
http://www.fifblm.com

June 23, 2013 - New York, USA
3pm. MIST Theatre, Harlem
Special benefit screening for WBAI - directors in attendance.
Buy tickets here: http://bit.ly/19IExQQ

May 8 - 12, 2013 - Helsinki, FINLAND
4th Helsinki African Film Festival

April 16, 2013 - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA
Organized by Students for Law and Social Justice
University of the Witwatersrand

April 17, 2013 - Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA
8pm. Bolo'bolo Cafe, Lower Main Road, Observatory.

April 17, 2013 - New York, SOUTH AFRICA
Hunter College, Film & Media Department
Q&A with directors Dara Kell & Christopher Nizza
http://fm.hunter.cuny.edu/?p=7428

April 19, 2013 - Warsaw, POLAND
Museum of Modern Art
Opening film of 'Reclaiming the Commons' conference
http://bit.ly/XtsGRB

May 3 - 4, 2013 - Turin, ITALY
MoveAfrica: African Film Festival

May 4, 2013 - New York, UNITED STATES
2:00pm. New York African Film Festival
Maysles Cinema, 343 Lenox Avenue, between 127th & 128th Streets.
http://bit.ly/ZrnLO4

May 8 - 12, 2013 - Helsinki, FINLAND
4th Helsinki African Film Festival
http://www.haff.fi

April 20, 2013 - Kansas, USA
8:30pm. Africa World Documentary Film Festival
University of Kansas
Full program at: http://bit.ly/12RA7kr

March 28, 2013 - NEWARK
Women's History Month Film Festival
Rutgers-Newark's Paul Robeson Student Center, 350 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd., Newark.
www.wim-n.com/dear-mandela

April, 3, 2013 - Stanford, California USA
6pm. Stanford University. Presented by the Center for African Studies
*Q&A with directors Dara Kell & Christopher Nizza

April 4, 2013 - San Francisco, USA
5:30pm. University of San Francisco Human Rights Film Festival
www.usfca.edu/artsci/hrff/program
*Q&A with directors Dara Kell & Christopher Nizza

March 19, 2013 - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA
African Leadership Academy
Screening as part of the Winchester Symposium, 2013
Information at: http://bit.ly/10avcer

March 20 & 23, 2013 - Luxor, EGYPT
Luxor African Film Festival
March 20, 10:00am, Conference Hall
March 23, 6:00pm, Rowing Club
http://www.luxorafricanfilmfestival.com

March 20 & 21, 2013 - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA
Part of the Film Education programme
The Bioscope - www.thebioscope.co.za/filmeducation

March 22 - 24, 2013 - BOTSWANA
Botswana Human Rights Film Festival
*Special Guest Mazwi Nzimande in attendance

March 2nd, 2013 - Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA
Screening and discussion focused on Urban Development
http://www.informalsouth.co.za

March 2, 2013 - Graz, AUSTRIA
Screening in partnership with AMSEL and the
Unemployed People's Movement
http://www.amsel-org.info

January 29, 2013 - UNITED STATES BROADCAST PREMIERE
7:00pm EST. AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange
Dear Mandela streaming on http://afropop.tv for the month of February
To find screening times in your zipcode, visit http://bit.ly/VhYUjR

January 30, 2013 - SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA
6pm. Auditorium of the Trades Hall (Unions NSW)
4 Goulburn St or 377 Sussex St Sydney
hosted by Union Aid Abroad - APHEDA
International Humanitarian Agency of the
Australian Council of Trade Unions, www.apheda.org.au

February 9, 2013 - Oslo, NORWAY
19:30pm. Human Rights, Human Wrongs Documentary Film Festival.
http://www.humanfilm.no/film/dear-mandela

January 18 - 22, 2013 - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA
Extended theatrical run at The Bioscope theatre
Book tickets at:
www.thebioscope.co.za

January 26, 2013 - Chennai, INDIA
Chennai International Documentary and Short Film Festival 2013
Details and screening times at:
www.adff.in

January 12, 2013 - Somerset West, SOUTH AFRICA
Lwandle Migrant Labour Museum
http://lwandlemuseum.yolasite.com

14 - 19 December, 2012 - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA
The Bioscope Independent Cinema
Screening times & tickets at http://www.thebioscope.co.za/

16 December, 2012 - Kampala, UGANDA
Manya Human Rights International Film Festival
http://www.manya.org.ug

5 December, 2012 - New Jersey, USA
12:00pm - 3:00pm. Rutgers University
*Q&A with filmmaker Dara Kell & Omotayo Jolaosho
http://ruevents.rutgers.edu/events/displayEvent.html?eventId=74042

10 December, 2012 - Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA
8:00pm. The Fugard Theatre.
*Q&A with filmmakers Dara Kell & Christopher Nizza
Tickets available at Computicket: http://bit.ly/TLyssE

20 November, 2012 - Berlin, GERMANY
18:00. Technical University of Berlin
Café A. Student Café at the Department of Architecture
*Q&A with Abahlali members
TJ Ngongoma & Mzwakhe Mdlalose

21 November, 2012 - Kassel, GERMANY
19:00. Café Buch-Oase, Germaniastr. 14, Kassel-West
*Q&A with Abahlali members
TJ Ngongoma & Mzwakhe Mdlalose

22 November, 2012 - Aachen, GERMANY
19:00. Welthaus, Aachen
*Q&A with Abahlali members
TJ Ngongoma & Mzwakhe Mdlalose

22 November, 2012 - Oslo, NORWAY
Norwegian Council for Africa
Opening night film at ANC Centennial Seminar

23 November 2012 - Wuppertal, GERMANY
19:00 - Autonomes Zentrum,
Markomannenstr. 3, 42105 Wuppertal
*Q&A with Abahlali members
TJ Ngongoma & Mzwakhe Mdlalose

26 November 2012 - Gothenburg, GERMANY
15:00. University of Gothenburg, School of Global Studies (organized by the Gothenburg Centre of Globalization and Development)
*Q&A with Abahlali members
TJ Ngongoma & Mzwakhe Mdlalose

26 November 2012 - Gothenburg, GERMANY
18:30. Hammarkullen Folkets Hus, Gothenburg
(organized by the Centre for Urban Studies at University of Gothenburg and Folkets Hus)
*Q&A with Abahlali members
TJ Ngongoma & Mzwakhe Mdlalose

27 November 2012 - Gothenburg, GERMANY
18:00 at Vårvindens Youth Centre in Biskopsgården, Daggdroppegatan 3, Gothenburg
*Q&A with Abahlali members
TJ Ngongoma & Mzwakhe Mdlalose

16 November, 2012 - PAPUA NEW GUINEA
10:00am. Papua New Guinea Human Rights Film Festival
http://www.hrff.org.pg/events/dear-mandela/

17 November, 2012 – Berlin, GERMANY
Moviemento Cinema, 6:00pm
www.moviemento.de
Book tickets at
https://booking.cinetixx.de/Buchung.aspx?FrameMandatorID=385593424&Frame...
or by phone: 030-692 47 85
*Q&A with Abahlali members
TJ Ngongoma & Mzwakhe Mdlalose

14 November, 2012 – Gothenburg, SWEDEN PREMIERE
Museum of World Culture, 17:30pm
Post-screening discussion with Abahlali members
TJ Ngongoma & Mzwakhe Mdlalose
Marianne Millstein (Nordic Africa Institute)
Moderator: Christoph Haug (University of Gothenburg)
http://www.varldskulturmuseerna.se/varldskulturmuseet/program/kalendarie...

15 November, 2012 - SWEDEN
Antirasistiska Filmdagar Festival of Human Rights
16:00. Frölunda Kulturhus, Gothenburg
Details and screening times:
http://www.arfarf.se

October 30, 2012 - Edinburgh, UNITED KINGDOM
Africa in Motion Film Festival: Edinburgh African Film Festival
SCOTTISH PREMIERE
Details and screening times at:
http://www.africa-in-motion.org.uk/

October 31, 2012 - London, UNITED KINGDOM
Venue: War on Want, 44-48 Shepherdess Walk, London, N1 7JP. Time: 6.30pm
*Q&A with Abahlali baseMjondolo chair Lindela Figlan
Entrance: Free
www.waronwant.org/news/events

November 3, 2012 - CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA
Phillipi informal settlement
9:30am - 11:30am

November 5, 2012 - London, UNITED KINGDOM
Film Africa - London's festival of African cinema and culture
Venue: Hackney Picturehouse, 270 Mare Street, London E8 1HE Time: 6.30pm
http://www.filmafrica.org.uk
www.picturehouses.co.uk/cinema/Hackney_Picturehouse/

October 19 - 25 - HAITI
Screenings throughout Port-au-Prince.
In partnership with the Center for Constitutional Rights.
*Mnikelo Ndabankulu & Zodwa Nsibande, founding members of Abahlali baseMjondolo, lead post screening discussions with camp residents
More info about Haiti & forced evictions:
http://ccrjustice.org/Haiti-IACHR-evictions

October 24 - November 2 - KENYA
Kenya International Film Festival
Details and screening times at:
http://www.kifftrust.org/

October 26 - Philadelphia, USA
Swarthmore University
7:00pm, Science Center 199
*Q&A with filmmaker Dara Kell to follow

October 27 - BROOKLYN, NEW YORK
6:30pm - 9:30pm
@ LIU Brooklyn, Spike Lee Screening Room.
1 University Plaza, Brooklyn
Please RSVP to: info@mocada.org
*Q&A with filmmakers Dara Kell & Christopher Nizza to follow

October 17 - 24, 2012 - LITHUANIA
Ad Hoc: Inconvenient Films
Details and screening times at:
www.inconvenientfilms.lt

October 9, 2012 – PHILADELPHIA, USA
Prince Music Theatre
Details and screening times at:
www.mediamobilizing.org/join-us-screening-dear-mandela
*Filmmakers and Abahlali members in attendance

October 11, 2012 - BALTIMORE, USA
Red Emma’s Bookstore.
Details and screening times at:
www.redemmas.org/event/2869
*Filmmakers and Abahlali members in attendance

October 14, 2012 - DETROIT, USA
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
Details and screening times at:
www.thewright.org/upcoming-events/details/536-qdear-mandelaq-film-screening

16 & 17 October, 2012 - CHICAGO, USA
16 October, 2012 - Illinois Wesleyan University, Beckman Auditorium, Ames Library
17 October, 2012 - University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 319 Gregory Hall
*Filmmakers and Abahlali members in attendance

October 3, 2012 – NEW YORK, USA
6:30pm. Lehman College, CUNY Department of Political Science
Details and screening times at:
http://events.lehman.edu/Calendar/EventList.aspx?eventidn=2173&view=Even...
*Discussion with filmmaker Dara Kell to follow

October 3, 2012 - BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA
2pm - 4pm. University of British Colombia.
Student Union Cinema, University Center
*Post-screening discussion with Kristen Kornienko, PhD 
candidate Fulbright Fellow South Africa.

October 2, 2012 – ITHACA, USA
Ithaca College
Details and screening times at:
http://www.ithaca.edu/intercom/article.php?story=2012092708532354
*Filmmakers and Abahlali members in attendance

October 1 – ITHACA, USA
Cornell University
Details and screening times at:
http://www.events.cornell.edu/event/dear_mandela_film_screening_and_disc...
*Filmmakers and Abahlali members in attendance

29 September, 2012 - BURLINGTON, VERMONT
Screening at Vermont Workers Center
http://www.workerscenter.org

21 - 27 September, 2012 - BROOKLYN, NEW YORK
Theatrical release: Indiescreen, Williamsburg
To purchase tickets, visit:
http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/271324
*Directors in attendance

27 September, 2012 - Cambridge, USA
12:00pm - 2:00pm. Harvard University
http://africa.harvard.edu/event/dear-mandela-screening/
*Filmmaker in attendance
*Special guests: Mnikelo Ndabankulu & Zodwa Nsibande from the Abahlali baseMjondolo movement

27 September, 2012 - Boston, USA
7:00pm. Emerson College
*Filmmaker in attendance
*Special guests: Mnikelo Ndabankulu & Zodwa Nsibande from the Abahlali baseMjondolo movement
More info: http://www.emerson.edu/news-events/featured-events/dear-mandela-film-scr...

22 - 23 September, 2012 - MALAYSIA
Freedom Film Festival
*Screening times and details:
http://freedomfilmfest.komas.org/

23 September, 2012 - Montreal, CANADA
9:00PM, Du Parc Cinema
Montreal International Black Film Festival
*Screening times and details:
http://www.montrealblackfilm.com

4 September, 2012 - NAPLES, ITALY
3:25pm. Cinema Room, Urban Film Festival
World Urban Forum 6, hosted by UN-Habitat

7 September, 2012 - NEW YORK
CUNY Graduate Center. 4:00pm
Details here:
http://pcp.gc.cuny.edu/dear-mandela-a-film-by-dara-kell-and-christopher-...

27 August, 2012 - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA
University of the Witwatersrand, Department of Media Studies
*Discussion to follow with Sarah Helen Chiumbu, lecturer

13 August, 2012 - Boston, USA
DocYard screening series
Tickets and screening info:
http://thedocyard.com/2012/05/dear-mandela/
*Filmmakers in attendance 

9 July, 2012 - Lille, FRANCE
University of Lille 1
*Discussion with Michael Neocosmos,
Professor of Global Movements, Monash University

7 July, 2012 - Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA
Langa Temporary Relocation Area (transit camp)

5 July, 2012 - Grahamstown, SOUTH AFRICA
ThinkFest, National Arts Festival, 13h00
Seminar Room of the Africa Media Matrix Building, Upper Prince Alfred Street.
*Discussion after the screening with Richard Pithouse

7 - 15 July, 2012 - ZANZIBAR
Zanzibar International Film Festival
http://www.ziff.or.tz/

15 June, 2012 - Hilton, SOUTH AFRICA
St. Anne's College
*Screening in honor of Youth Day

15 June, 2012 - Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA
Universtiy of the Western Cape, Library auditorium. 1:00pm - 2:30pm.
*Free screening in honor of Youth Day

2 & 5 June, 2012 - Brooklyn, New York - US PREMIERE
Show times and tickets at: http://www.brooklynfilmfestival.org/films/detail.asp?fid=1284
*WINNER - Grand Jury Award
*WINNER - Best Documentary

8 - 12th June, 2012 - Kerala, INDIA
Documentary and Short Film Festival of Kerala
Screening times: www.iffk.in

28 May, 2012 - Seoul, SOUTH KOREA Seoul Human Rights Film Festival 16:50. More info: http://seoul.humanrightsff.org/index.php?option=com_film&task=view&id=53...

26 May, 2012 - Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA
Lwandle Informal Settlement, Community Hall

24 May, 2012 - London - UK PREMIERE
DocHouse, East London. 8:00pm.
Tickets at http://www.dochouse.org/cgi-bin/page.pl?p=screenings01#DEARMANDELA
*Discussion to follow with Caroline Elliot of War on Want and Iain Byrne of Amnesty International

1 - 6 May, 2012 - Addis Ababa, ETHIOPIA
Addis International Film Festival
http://www.addisfilmfestival.org/index.php/menu-combos/90-dear-mandela

15 May, 2012 - Cape Town Premiere, SOUTH AFRICA
Amandla! Media screening, Observatory
http://www.facebook.com/events/238188222949554/

26, 27, 28 March, 2012 - The Hague, NETHERLANDS
Amnesty International's Movies That Matter Festival
26 March / 13.30 Filmhuis Den Haag 1
27 March / 19.15 Filmhuis Den Haag 1
28 March / 17.00 Filmhuis Den Haag 1
*Filmmakers and main character, Mnikelo Ndabankulu in attendance
*Panel discussion to follow with Dr. Jeff Handmaker
Senior Lecturer in Law, Human Rights and Development
Erasmus University, International Institute of Social Studies
http://www.moviesthatmatter.nl/english_index/festival/programma_en/film_...

23 March, 2012 - Durban, SOUTH AFRICA
17h00 for 17h30
University of KwaZulu Natal, Steve Biko Lecture Theatre
Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine
719 Umbilo Rd, Congella, Durban.

23 MARCH - University College of London, UNITED KINGDOM
*Mzoke Poni from Abahlali baseMjondolo Western Cape in attendance

19 March, 2012 - Johannesburg Premiere, SOUTH AFRICA
6:00PM - SENATE HOUSE BASEMENT 2 LECTURE THEATRE (SHB2),
East Campus, University of the Witwatersrand,
Jorrisen Street, Braamfontein, Johannesburg

10 MARCH - VIENNA, AUSTRIA
18:30 - Schikaneder Theatre
With German subtitles
http://www.schikaneder.at/

8, 9, 11 March, 2012 - Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC
One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival
08.03. / 17:00 / Lucerna
09.03. / 22:00 / Atlas malý sál
11.03. / 20:00 / Světozor malý sál
http://www.oneworld.cz/2012/films-a-z/21083-dear-mandela

2 October, 2011 - CAMDEN, MAINE
Camden International Film Festival

26, 27, 29 July, 2011 - DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA
WORLD PREMIERE
Durban International Film Festival
*Winner: Best South African Documentary

WORK-IN-PROGRESS SCREENINGS

During production of Dear Mandela, the film has screened in hundreds of community and educational venues since 2008. These include:

7 October, 2011: LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM
Amnesty International & War on Want screening
6:30 p.m. at Human Rights Action Centre, 17 - 25 New Inn Yard, EC2A 3EA
*Bandile Mdlalose, Abahlali baseMjondolo General Secretary in attendance

18 November, 2010: NEW YORK
Center for Worker Education of City College
Class: Social Movements and Political Inequality
Screening + Discussion with filmmakers Dara Kell & Christopher Nizza

2 February, 2010: COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY, NEW YORK
Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation
Screening + Discussion with filmmaker Dara Kell

- University of KwaZulu-Natal: SOUTH AFRICA
Center for Adult Education
- Cornell University, Ithaca
- Bluestockings Bookstore, New York City
- Brecht Forum, New York City