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Free Angela & All Political Prisoners Reviews

Free Angela & All Political Prisoners

Overview


Genre :

Documentary

Release Date :

April 05, 2013 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

PG

Director :

Shola Lynch

Starring :

Angela Davis

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  Be the 1st!

“..focuses less on the facts of the Angela Davis case than on efforts to free her..”
by John DeFore [Hollywood Reporter]
3.5 of 5

“..although "Free Angela" approaches hagiography, Ms. Davis supplies a certain spark simply with her presence..”
by Nicolas Rapold [New York Times]
Review rate : B

“..a solid tribute a woman who was one of many vital pieces of the civil rights movement, and an insightful study of a time when the American identity - both politically and socially - was being drastically reshaped..”
by Kevin Jagernauth [The Playlist]
2.5 of 4

“.."Free Angela and All Political Prisoners" may seem to take place in a distant past, but it resonates with improbable timeliness..”
by Ann Hornaday [Washington Post]
3 of 5
Reviewed by Sheri Linden [Los Angeles Times]

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