The North Star, Special Screenings
A film based on a true story that shows humanity at its best and at its worst during the time of slavery in America. In the American South of the 1840's the forced servitude of blacks was a way of life. Brutality enabled this institution to flourish and any slave caught attempting to secure their liberty through escape faced the cruelest retribution.
In late August of 1848, two courageous men took this step so fraught with peril and ran away from their master's plantation… Show more
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