Matt Damon as Francois Pienaar

Matt Damon as Francois Pienaar

Matt Damon plays Rugby Captain Francois Pienaar in Clint Eastwood's Invictus. In the film, Nelson Mandela (Morgan Freeman) tasks Pienaar with winning the World Cup to unite the people of South Africa in the wake of apartheid.
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Eastwood Directs Freeman

Eastwood Directs Freeman

Clint Eastwood discusses a scene with Morgan Freeman on the set of Invictus.
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Tea with the President

Tea with the President

Francois Pienaar (Matt Damon) and Nelson Mandela (Morgan Freeman) share a spot of tea and converse about the World Cup in a scene from Invictus.
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Pienaar in Prison

Pienaar in Prison

Francois Pienaar looks out a small prison window, reflecting on Mandela's past and current task of winning the World Cup in a thoughtful scene in Invictus.
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Pienaar Browses Pictures of the Past

Pienaar Browses Pictures of the Past

Francois Pienaar peruses a display of photographs from Mandela's history in prison in a scene from Invictus.
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Mandela Raises a Fist in Victory

Mandela Raises a Fist in Victory

Nelson Mandela (Morgan Freeman) enjoys a moment of triumph in Clint Eastwood's Invictus.
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Mandela in the Chopper

Mandela in the Chopper

South African President Nelson Mandela (Morgan Freeman) lands to check on his rugby team in a scene from Invictus.
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Francois on the Field

Francois on the Field

Francois Pienaar stands with his team on the rugby field during the World Cup. Pienaar has been asked by Nelson Mandela to lead the team to victory in order to unite the people of South Africa in the wake of apartheid.
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The Team Goes for a Run

The Team Goes for a Run

The South African rugby team takes to the streets to train for the World Cup.
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Mandela Watches the Game

Mandela Watches the Game

Nelson Mandela (Morgan Freeman) smiles as his players score on the field during the World Cup.
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Eastwood Directs Damon

Eastwood Directs Damon

Clint Eastwood gives Matt Damon some direction on the set of Invictus.
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Helping the Children

Helping the Children

Matt Damon leads the team to help impoverished children in South Africa.
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