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TEHRAN TIMES – Cinéma Vérité to screen doc on Nelson Mandela

The 7th edition of Cinéma Vérité, the Iranian international festival for documentary films, will screen “Plot of Peace”, a documentary on the recently deceased former president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela. ... Lire la suite

PRESS TV – Iran to represent farewell to Mandela in documentary

An Iranian director is planning to make a documentary on the South African hero Nelson Mandela’s memorial proceedings and funeral ceremony. ... Lire la suite

CINEMANIA – The man who freed Mandela and did (not) make it into the history books

With Mandela biopic just around the corner, it seemed that little was yet to be known about the history of the South African leader. Wrong guess. Plot for Peace put some well-deserved highlights on some side characters who played a key role in his release. ... Lire la suite

AGORAVOX – Africa: domestic politics and international aid

On the opportunity of the presentation of the documentary Plot for Peace at the Galway Film Festival, we discovered the enigmatic “Mr. Jacques” linchpin of the liberation of the South African leader. By retracing the events that marked the end of apartheid with hostage releases and diplomatic meetings, the documentary shows how the peace process ... Lire la suite

BELLACIAO – Plot for peace delivers the story of the fall of the apartheid at cinema

Jean-Yves Ollivier, is in the Soccer City stadium where Mandela delivered his historic speech. He is one of the main actors of the liberation of the black South African president who learn about “Monsieur Jacques” existence much later. ... Lire la suite

METROPOLITAINE – Jean-Yves Ollivier reaches our screens !

After having conquered the U.S. and Britain, the film Plot for Peace has arrived in French theaters. The documentary tells the story of the “mysterious Jacques”, instigator of parallel negotiations which led to the fall of apartheid in South Africa. ... Lire la suite

LE QUOTIDIEN – Documentary on Jean-Yves Ollivier alias Mr. Jacques: “Plot for Peace”, a French to rescue Mandela

A documentary deals with the role of  “Monsieur Jacques” in the negotiations for the release of Madiba and the end of apartheid. ... Lire la suite

AFRIK.COM – Jean-Yves Ollivier, “many similarities between Mandela and Luther King”

Jean-Yves Ollivier has worked in great secrecy for the release of Nelson Mandela. The 69 years old French business man, trader in commodities is the subject of the documentary “Plot for peace” which tells how his discreet mission unlocked South Africa situation which was undermined by the apartheid. ... Lire la suite

TELERAMA – Peace process

At the end of the 1980s, under the code name “Monsieur Jacques”, the French businessman Jean-Yves Ollivier worked secretly and made peace between Angola and South-Africa, thus contributing to to the end of the apartheid regime and the release of Mandela. ... Lire la suite

COURRIER INTERNATIONAL – Plot for Peace released in France

Plot for Peace is a feature-length documentary of the South African Mandy Jacobson and Spanish Carlos Agullo released on French screens this Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013. ... Lire la suite