How Honoring Nelson Mandela’s Legacy Goes Beyond #MandelaDay

Over the course of history, human rights movement has seen the leadership of several extraordinary figures. On July 18, the world celebrates the achievement of the extraordinary Nelson Mandela. But the aims of the holiday reach further than just the actions of one man.
As the official Mandela Day website proclaims:
“It’s more than a celebration of Madiba’s life and legacy. It is a global movement to honour his life’s work and act to change the world for the better”
There’s no one way to celebrate the day, as long as one thinks about helping others…
For the full blog, go to CoreyEngelen.org.

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How Honoring Nelson Mandela’s Legacy Goes Beyond #MandelaDay

Over the course of history, human rights movement has seen the leadership of several extraordinary figures. On July 18, the world celebrates the achievement of the extraordinary Nelson Mandela. But the aims of the holiday reach further than just the actions of one man.
As the official Mandela Day website proclaims:
“It’s more than a celebration of Madiba’s life and legacy. It is a global movement to honour his life’s work and act to change the world for the better”
There’s no one way to celebrate the day, as long as one thinks about helping others…
For the full blog, go to CoreyEngelen.org.

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Traffic Stop

Alex Landau, who is African American, recalls how he nearly lost his life following a traffic stop with the Denver police. He and his mother, Patsy, who is white, remember that night and how it changed them both forever.

Directed by: Gina Kamentsky & Julie Zammarichi
Executive Producers: Donna Galeno, Dave Isay & Lizzie Jacobs
Produced by: Rachel Hartman & Roxana Petzold
Audio Produced by: Jud Esty-Kendall
Animation, Design & Production: Gina Kamentsky & Julie Zammarichi
Animation Assistant: Temah Nelson
Production Intern: Jeremy Gordon
Original Music: Joshua Abrams
Music Performed by: Joshua Abrams, Marquis Hill, Emmett Kelly & Adam Thronburg
Music Mixed by: Joshua Abrams & Neil Strauch

Funding Provided by
Corporation for Public Broadcasting
W.K. Kellogg Foundation

In partnership with
POV
NPR
American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress

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Mandela Day

Mandela day is in the official selection of the 9th Mountain Film Festival Domžale, Slovenia

One more stunning climb: Fred Moix in a very special route that he bolted in the swiss alps, in the company of the legendary André Georges and Dave Graham among other friends. Get some fresh air, get a life!

Camera and edit : Christophe Margot
Camera assistant : Max Revilloud
Music: Syriana from Salieri Music Inc, Heaven And Hell from Kerry Muzzey
Shoot with Red Epic X, Mandela is available in 4k

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