Saturday, September 03, 2016

Interview with Nelson Mandela 1961

BOEREN EN BANTOES (Bantu and Farmers)
Broadcast:  AVRO television; 01-30-1961; AVRO; 35'32'' 

A television interview with Nelson Mandela is found in Dutch archives. The media archive Sound and Vision in Hilversum, it turns out, the oldest TV interview with Nelson Mandela held. Which is published by the Nelson Mandela Foundation, which keeps the memory of the anti-apartheid fighter and later president of South Africa alive. Not the whole interview was preserved, but a fragment of almost half a minute which was used in 1961 in the program Bantu and Farmers a AVRO program of the then foreign affairs specialist G.B.J. Hiltermann. LINK

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