Event Details
Event Title Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film -- AN ACT OF TERROR
Location Online Event
Sponsor Sonja H Stone Center
Date/Time 10/01/2020 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
For more information, contact the event administrator: Sheriff Drammeh sheriff7@email.unc.edu
Sorry, no sessions are available
 

2020 Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film -- Screenings/Discussion Online 

AN ACT OF TERROR   

Dir. Ashley Brim | 2017 | 15 Mins | Short, Drama  

Based on a true story, AN ACT OF TERROR explores the ongoing oppression of the African American community at the hands of the criminal justice system. In the Jim Crow South, Virginia Christian, a 16-year-old African American maid, dreams of a better life for herself. Those dreams are shattered when she is attacked by her white employer setting off a series of tragic events that end in Virginia being tried for murder.

Note on this fall's editon of the Diaspor Festival of Black and Independent Film:

 

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