SUD (1999)

Film details

  • Director

    Chantal Akerman

  • Countries

    Belgium France

  • Year

    1999

  • Genre

    Documentary

  • Type

    Film

Alternative titles

  • SOUTH Alternative

Cast & Credits

Synopsis

Documentary. A look at the troubled area of America's Deep South, primarily focusing on the sadistic murder of James Byrd, an African-American man dragged to his death by three white supremacists. The film contains interviews with local inhabitants who discuss the problems caused by racism in the area both before and after the advent of the Civil Rights movement.

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