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The Lena Baker Story

Directed by Ralph Wilcox
United States, 2008
Drama, Crime, History

Synopsis

On April 30, 1944, Lena Baker shot and killed the man who had served as her employer, abuser and sexual partner for the past three years. She claimed self-defense; the state cried murder, and sentenced her to death. This film tells her story.

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The Lena Baker Story Directed by Ralph Wilcox