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Cry Freedom

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
First showing on network television for this special version of Richard Attenborough 's powerful drama. Starring Kevin Kline Denzel Washington
South Africa 1975: newspaper editor Donald Woods agrees to meet a remarkable black man, 13 years his junior -
Bantu Stephen Biko - who begins to change Woods's life.
(Part 2 next Sunday) 0 FILMS: pages 27-34
* TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Attenborough
Unknown: Kevin Kline
Editor: Donald Woods
Unknown: Bantu Stephen Biko
Donald Woods: Kevin Kline
Wendy Woods: Penelope Wilton
Steve Biko: Denzel Washington
Bruce: John Hargreaves
Acting High Commissioner: Alec McCowen
Ken: Kevin McNally
Fr Kani: Zakes Moke
State prosecutor: Ian Richardson
DrRamphele: Josette Simon
Kruger: John Thaw
Captain de Wet: Timothy West
Lemick: Miles Anderson
Tami: Tommy Buson
Peter Jones: Jim Findley
Don Card: Julian Glover
Jane Woods: Kate Hardie
Speaker: Alton Kumalo
Lesotho official: Louis Mahoney
Jason: Maw Makondow
Moses: Joseph Marcell

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