Endgame 2009

Endgame (2009) is a British film directed by Pete Travis from a script adapted by Paula Milne from Robert Harvey’s The Fall of Apartheid. The film is produced by Daybreak Pictures and reunites Travis with Vantage Point actor William Hurt.

It also stars Chiwetel Ejiofor and Mark Strong. The film’s international theatrical distribution is handled by Target Entertainment Group. It had its world premiere on 18 January 2009 at the Sundance Film Festival.

Plot: The film depicts the final days of Apartheid, focusing on secret talks held between the African National Congress and the National Party at a country house in Somerset, England. The film focuses on the emotional relationship that develops between Will Esterhuyse and Thabo Mbeki.
* William Hurt as Will Esterhuyse, professor of philosophy at Stellenbosch University
* Chiwetel Ejiofor as Thabo Mbeki, director of information for the African National Congress
* Jonny Lee Miller as Michael Young, director of communications for Consolidated Gold
* Mark Strong as Dr Barnard, head of the National Intelligence Service
* Derek Jacobi as Rudolf Agnew, chairman of Consolidated Gold
* Timothy West as P.W. Botha, State President of South Africa
* Ramon Tikaram as Aziz Pahad,international arm of ANC

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