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by Bille August


The true story of white South African racist, James Gregory, whose life was profoundly altered by the black prisoner he guarded for twenty years. The prisoner's name was Nelson Mandela. For 25 years, Gregory looked after Mandela until his liberation in 1990.

international title: Goodbye Bafana
original title: Goodbye Bafana
country: Germany, France, Belgium, United Kingdom, Italy, South Africa
sales agent: Celluloid Dreams
year: 2007
genre: fiction
directed by: Bille August
release date: IT 30/03/2007, FR 11/04/2007, DE 12/04/2007, BE 18/04/2007, UK 27/04/2007
cast: Joseph Fiennes, Diane Kruger, Dennis Haysbert
cinematography by: Robert Fraisse
film editing: Hervé Schneid
art director: Tom Hanna
costumes designer: Dianna Cilliers
music: Dario Marianelli, Johnny Clegg
producer: Jean-Luc Van Damme, Ilann Girard, Andro Steinborn, David Wicht, Stephen Margolis, Roberto Cipullo, Gherardo Pagliei
production: Banana Films, X Filme Creative Pool, Arsam, Marmont Film Production (BE), Fonema (IT), Future Films (UK), Film Afrika (ZA)
backing: Thema Production, Istituto Luce, German Federal Film Board, MEDIA Programme
distributor: Istituto Luce Cinecittà, Cinéart (BE), Paramount Pictures France
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