Freedom Song (2000)

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TV-movie crafted from real-life experiences of SNCC members and is an extremely personal tale about the young men and women on the front lines of the battle against racism in the South in the early '60s. At the heart of the story is Owen Walker, a young man torn by devotion to his father and the need to address the racial inequities in his hometown in rural Mississippi.

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