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Working from the text of James Baldwin’s unfinished final novel, director Raoul Peck creates a meditation on what it means to be Black in the United States.

7.8
47
Written by

James Baldwin (Writer)

Runtime

95 minutes

Country

United States of America, France, Belgium

Language

English

Cast

Keywords

african american racism race politics interview martin luther king james baldwin malcom x

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#25 on The 50 Most Critically-Acclaimed Films of 2017 They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

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