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Free Angela and All Political Prisoners

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Documentary
Release Date:April 5, 2013
Running time:100 minutes
Cast:Angela Davis
Director:Shola Lynch
Producer:Shola Lynch, Carine Ruszniewski, Carole Lambert, Sidra Smith
Writer:Shola Lynch
Distributor:LionsGate/CodeBlack Films

Web Site: http://www.freeangelafilm.com/

Description: Free Angela is a gripping historic account of the events that catapulted a young University of California philosophy professor into a controversial political icon in the turbulent late 1960's. Angela Davis joins the Communist Party, protests with the Black Panthers, and becomes a principle spokesperson for the burgeoning prison reform movement. As a result, she finds herself Fighting to keep her job, and in the national media spotlight characterized by her many detractors as a dangerous subversive menace, and by her supporters as a strong leader challenging authority and boldly advocating for "Power to All People."

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