Today’s Toronto announcement has told us that Darrell Roodt’s South African historical piece and Jennifer Hudson vehicle “Winnie” will make its debut at TIFF this year. And as Oscar prognosticators, history buffs, and diva worshippers get pumped for the film, we remembered this little snippet of a CNN broadcast in which Winnie Mandela expresses her disappointment that she was never consulted on the film. The film stars Jennifer Hudson in the titular role, and Terrence Howard as Nelson.
See what Tambay Obenson at the Shadow and Act blog had to say about the clip when he found it in June here.
The link is broken on the Shadow and Act post, so, in case you missed it, here’s the trailer: