Miracle Rising

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  • 2013
  • 1 Season
  • 7.1  (118)

Miracle Rising tells the tale of South Africa's first ever free and fair elections that took place in April 1994, and the political metamorphosis that came about as a result. Filled with recollections of key, prominent figures both South African and international, Miracle Rising dives into the topic of the inevitable civil war that was narrowly avoided and instead the country witnessed a forward progression to a nation that Archbishop Desmond Tutu claimed it as, "a rainbow nation". The documentary portrays the beautiful and hopeful people of South Africa as they had to persevere through hard times in their country, and now look towards the prospect of having Nelson Mandela as their leader.

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1. South Africa
February 17, 2013
The story of South Africa's end of the apartheid and the transition to a new democracy.
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Miracle Rising tells the tale of South Africa's first ever free and fair elections that took place in April 1994, and the political metamorphosis that came about as a result. Filled with recollections of key, prominent figures both South African and international, Miracle Rising dives into the topic of the inevitable civil war that was narrowly avoided and instead the country witnessed a forward progression to a nation that Archbishop Desmond Tutu claimed it as, "a rainbow nation". The documentary portrays the beautiful and hopeful people of South Africa as they had to persevere through hard times in their country, and now look towards the prospect of having Nelson Mandela as their leader.

  • Premiere Date
    February 17, 2013
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (118)