Hands That Once Picked Cotton (1984)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Peter Taylor

  • Year

    1984

  • Genre

    Current affairs

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

Report on the resurgence of Black political consciousness in the Southern states of the USA, with the massive registration of black voters instigated by Democra tic candidate Jesse Jackson, which may threaten Ronald Reagan's re-election plans. Report on the resurgence of Black political consciousness in the Southern states of the USA, with the massive registration of black voters instigated by Democratic candidate Jesse Jackson, which may threaten Ronald Reagan's re-election plans.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top