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Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — A gripping historic account of the tumultuous events that befell African American activist, writer and scholar Angela Davis and her cohorts in the turbulent 1960s, Free Angela and All Political Prisoners arrives on DVD (plus Digital UltraViolet), Digital Download and Video on Demand August 20 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment.
Hailed by the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival as “a fascinating chronicle of justice and strength,” Free Angela and All Political Prisoners tells the dramatic story of how a young professor’s social justice activism implicates her in a botched kidnapping attempt that ends with a bloody shootout, four dead, and her name on the FBI’s 10 most wanted list.
 
PROGRAM INFORMATION:
Year of Production: 2012
Title Copyright: Free Angela and All Political Prisoners © 2012 Realside Productions De Films en Aiguille Direct Cinéma – VISA d’exploitation 127.417. All Rights Reserved. Artwork & Supplementary Materials © 2013 Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Type: Limited Theatrical Release
Rating: Not Rated
Genre: Documentary
Closed Captioned: English
Subtitles: English
Feature Run Time: 101 minutes
Format: 16×9 Widescreen (2.40:1)
DVD Audio Status: 5.1 Dolby Digital
EDITOR’S NOTE: A powerful story of justice, strength and political freedom, Free Angela and All Political Prisoners arrives on DVD (plus Digital UltraViolet), Digital Download and Video on Demand August 20 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. To discuss editorial opportunities beyond product reviews, please contact Geovani Rocha at geovani_rocha@bhimpact.com
For screener requests and/or box/scene art needs, please contact geovani_rocha@bhimpact.com
Photo Caption: DVD cover

Told for the first time by Angela and others who lived through the events firsthand, this fascinating true story of justice, strength and political freedom provides a candid and powerful account of how the woman with the signature Afro hairstyle became an iconic symbol of the political and social movement. Executive produced by Overbrook Entertainment and Roc Nation, and filled with a message of hope and redemption, Free Angela and All Political Prisoners will be available on DVD for the suggested retail price of $26.98.

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