Idris/Mandela

Here's a much better look at The Weinstein Company release, MandelaLong Walk to Freedom, which stars Idris Elba as Nelson Mandela, and Naomie Harris as Winnie Mandela, in a film directed by Justin Chadwick, which highlights Mandela's early life, education and 27 years in prison.

South African stars Tony KgorogeRiaad Moosa, Zolani MkivaJamie Bartlett, Lindiwe MatshikizaDeon Lotz and Terry Pheto, round out the film's cast.

The Weinstein Company will open the film in the USA on November 29 - likely as one of its Oscar contenders.

Watch the 20-minute featurette below, which takes viewers inside the making of the film: