‘President’ Review: An Eye-Opening Chronicle of Zimbabwe’s Harrowing Struggle for True Democracy [Sundance 2021]
Posted on Saturday, January 30th, 2021 by Ethan Anderton
America just scraped through an election where the President of the United States and a radical sect of his colleagues and constituents incorrectly claimed that there was fraud that resulted in the Republican party losing the presidency. But this is nothing compared to the level of election corruption that has plagued an African nation for over 40 years.
In her new documentary President, director Camilla Nielsson provides an up close and comprehensive look at the supposedly “free, fair, and credible” elections that unfolded in Zimbabwe in 2018 and one hopeful candidate’s campaign to tear down the deceitful and oppressive leaders who have knowingly rigged elections for decades in order to remain in power. Read More »