(Starring Morgan Freeman, Matt Damon / Directed by Clint Eastwood)
The film tells the
inspiring true story of how Nelson Mandela joined forces with the
captain of South Africa's rugby team to help unite their country. Newly
elected President Mandela knows his nation remains racially and
economically divided in the wake of apartheid. Believing he can bring
his people together through the universal language of sport, Mandela
rallies South Africa's rugby team as they make their historic run to the
1995 Rugby World Cup Championship match.
Nelson Mandela is one
of the most respected and beloved political leaders of our time. A
freedom-fighter and equal rights advocate, Mandela was also a fervent
supporter of the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa and was the
recipient of the 1993 Nobel Peace Prize. The movie Invictus show us the
power of one man’s vision and love for his country and brings the
message faith, hope and conviction.
“I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul”
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