Cry Freedom

Cry Freedom Trailers

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Original title Cry Freedom
Category Drama
UK Release Date
Production year 1987
Production Country
Directors Richard Attenborough
Cast Josette Simon, Denzel Washington, Kate Hardie, Kevin Kline, Penelope Wilton, John Matshikiza, Zakes Mokae, John Thaw, Kevin McNally, Timothy West, Miles Anderson, Ian Richardson, Juanita Waterman, Andrew McCulloch, Gerald Sim
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Synopsis

Academy Award®-winning director Richard Attenborough directs Academy Award®-winners Denzel Washington and Kevin Kline in this powerful true story of South African journalist Donald Woods, forced to flee the country after investigating the death of his black activist friend, Steven Biko. Cry Freedom is a rare film that conveys an important message while still providing riveting drama. Worthwhile and unforgettable.