Record: Deadline, The
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First Run/Icarus Films
Filmed in the closing stages of the writing of South Africas new constitution, The Deadline provides a unique and intimate look at the realpolitik of South Africas negotiated settlement. Commissioned by the Constitutional Assembly to document this final stage in South Africas transition, the film provides a unique behind-the-scenes look at one of the most historic and dramatic negotiated constitutional processes this century has seen.