The critics agree: Winnie Mandela should be called Winner Mandela, because it’ll rake in Oscar gold next year!
The AV Club’s Scott MacDonald calls the film “a new … classic.”
RedEye’s Matt Pals says Winnie Mandela is full of “perspective” and “complexity.”
Jim Slotek of JAM! believes the film is “like Breaking Bad” in its ability to meticulously detail the development of characters.
The Dissolve’s Aisha Harris is equally enamored, describing the film as “great” in her review.
The Guardian‘s Ed Gibbs thinks Winnie Mandela is “grand” and “powerful.”