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They Killed Sister Dorothy.

Junge, Daniel (film director.). Sheen, Martin, (narrator.). Bebel, Gilbert, (musician.). Kanopy (Firm) (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 93 min.) : digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2014.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by First Run Features in 2008.
Summary, etc.:
At the mouth of the Amazon River, a murder trial is taking place. The victim ́ Sister Dorothy Stang, a 73-year-old Catholic nun from Dayton, Ohio ́ was shot six times at point blank range. The events that led to her death, and the trials that follow, reveal the larger battle being fought for the future of the rain forest. With unprecedented access to both sides of the conflict, this gripping documentary follows the real-life drama at the trials of Dorothýs killers, while exploring the conflicts in the Amazon that led to that fateful day.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Trials (Murder)
Rain forests > Amazon River Region.
Genre: Documentary films.
Feature films.

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