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Deacons for Defense

Directed by Bill Duke
United States, 2003


It’s 1965, and although the Civil Rights Act is already in place, African-Americans and other minorities are still treated like second-class citizens in the town of Bogalusa, La., where a branch of the Ku Klux Klan still flourishes.

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Deacons for Defense Directed by Bill Duke

Awards & Festivals

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2004 | Nominee: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries

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