A ‘Mandela’ screening at the ICA with Ahmed Kathrada
The Boston Globe
The Institute of Contemporary Art hosted a preview screening of “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom” on Friday night. The event included a reception and a panel discussion with the movie’s producer, Anant Singh; South African liberation activist and Nelson Mandela’s fellow inmate Ahmed Kathrada, who recently spoke at Mandela’s funeral; and Barbara Hogan, former minister of public enterprises in the South African Cabinet. Guests included Cambridge teacher Kathy Greeley and ICA supporters Hal and Jodi Hess. Kathrada is portrayed in the movie by Riaad Moosa. Idris Elba stars as Mandela.