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An Act of Defiance

Directed by: Jean van de Velde
123 Minutes, 2018, Drama

In this riveting historical drama, 10 political activists, including Nelson Mandela, face a possible death sentence for conspiracy to commit sabotage within apartheid-ruled South Africa. A sympathetic lawyer, Bram Fischer, risks both his freedom and his career to defend them, all while risking the exposure of his affiliation with the nation’s chief resistance movement. 

Credits

Director: Jean van de Velde

Awards

Winner, Jury Prize for Best Feature Teaneck International Film Festival
2018

Winner - Best Film UK Jewish Film Festival
2017