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Deacons for Defense [electronic resource].

Duke, Bill, 1943- (Added Author). Rehme, Robert, 1935- (Added Author). Little, Mark (Mark Anthony) (Added Author). Grillo, Nick. (Added Author). D'Antonio, Michael. (Added Author). Wesley, Richard, 1945- (Added Author). Military, Frank. (Added Author). Whitaker, Forest. (Added Author). Silverman, Jonathan, 1966- (Added Author). Davis, Ossie. (Added Author). Benjamin, Paul, 1938- (Added Author). Mack, Gene. (Added Author). Starr, Beau, 1944- (Added Author). Benskin, Tyrone. (Added Author). Nicholls-King, Melanie. (Added Author). Britton, Chris. (Added Author). Gorin, Stephanie. (Added Author). Colombier, Michel. (Added Author). Keramidas, Harry. (Added Author). Emmink, Peter. (Added Author). Stannett, Ron. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author). Forest Whitaker, Jonathan Silverman, Ossie Davis, Paul Benjamin, Gene Mack, Beau Starr, Tyrone Benskin, Melanie Nicholls-King, Chris Britton. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 99 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Sonar Entertainment, 2002.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Bill Duke.
Participant or Performer Note:
Forest Whitaker, Jonathan Silverman, Ossie Davis, Paul Benjamin, Gene Mack, Beau Starr, Tyrone Benskin, Melanie Nicholls-King, Chris Britton.
Summary, etc.:
Marcus is a passive black family man in Bolalusa, Lousiana, who refuses to get involved in the civil rights movement. All that changes when he is arrested for trying to defend his daughter during a protest, triggering a desire to finally take a stand-aggressively and armed.
Target Audience Note:
Rated R.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Deacons for Defense and Justice > Drama.
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) > Drama.
Civil rights movements > Louisiana > Drama.
African American men > Louisiana > Drama.

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