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Title A United Kingdom (Movie 2016) / Director: Asante, Amma
Published Australia : SBS [broadcaster], 2019 March 08 at 20:30:00
[Place of production not identified] : [Production company not identified], 2016
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (1 hr. 46 min. 1 sec.) ; 620772387 bytes
Summary He was an Oxford-educated African king, while she was a white Englishwoman working as a clerk at Lloyd's of London. Their 1948 marriage, which caused scandal in Apartheid-stricken South Africa and the British protectorate of Bechuanaland (later Botswana), is the subject of this period drama. In 1965, Seretse Khama became independent Botswana's first president. He was also kgosi (king) of the Bamangwato people, having been crowned at the age of four in 1925. Ruth Williams would go on to be the first lady of Botswana between 1966 and 1980
Notes Closed captioning in English
Classification PG ACMA
Subject Khama, Ruth, 1924- 2002.
Interracial marriage.
Scandals -- Political aspects.
Khama, Seretse, Sir, 1921-1980.
Politics and government.
United States.
United Kingdom.
Czech Republic.
Genre/Form Drama
Form Streaming video
Author Asante, Amma, director
Ayivor, Abena, actor
Carmichael, Laura, actor
Davenport, Jack, actor
Felton, Tom, actor
Hille, Anastasia, actor
Hope, Charlotte, actor
Kunene, Vusi, actor
Landey, Theo, actor
Lowden, Jack, actor
Lyndhurst, Nicholas, actor
Oceng, Arnold, actor
Oyelowo, David, actor
Oyelowo, Jessica, actor
Pheto, Terry, actor
Pike, Rosamund, actor