The Rape of Recy Taylor (2017)

Genres - Culture & Society  |   Sub-Genres - Politics & Government, Social History  |   Release Date - Dec 8, 2017 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 91 min.  |   Countries - United States   |   MPAA Rating - NR
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This documentary looks back at a horrific crime in which a 24-year-old black woman named Recy Taylor was gang-raped by six white youths in 1944 Alabama. The film explores Taylor's efforts to find justice with the help of the NAACP and political activist Rosa Parks. Directed by Nancy Buirski.

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Keywords

Black [race], gang-rape, racism

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High Artistic Quality