WATCH Conversation with Nelson Mandela Days After Prison Release

NBC has published video footage from 30 years ago, filmed just days after Nelson Mandela was released from prison – on 11 February 1990 – after serving 27 years.

NBC News’ Tom Brokaw met with Mandela at his home in Soweto where Mandela spoke honestly about the loneliness of life in prison and the friends he made. Watch below…

WATCH VIDEO: Conversation with Nelson Mandela days after his prison release, with Tom Brokaw – Part I:

WATCH VIDEO: Conversation with Nelson Mandela days after his prison release, with Tom Brokaw – Part II: