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A Black man is troubled by the legacy of American slavery and the misuse of Christianity to justify it. He travels throughout Texas and discovers how Juneteenth reveals what empowered the formerly enslaved to fight for freedom in an unjust society.


The film invites viewers into the story of Juneteenth through the eyes of a Black man learning about the holiday from the descendants of those it liberated, and how the struggle continues today. It is a parable that shows how hope can be the greatest weapon against injustice.


Film Contact

Rasool Berry

rasool.berry@odb.org

  • Year
    2022
  • Runtime
    76 minutes
  • Language
    English
  • Country
    USA
  • Premiere
    Midwest Premiere
  • Rating
    Suitable for All Ages
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  • Director
    Ya'Ke Smith
  • Screenwriter
    Rasool Berry, Matthew Huizenga
  • Producer
    Mary Beth Minnis, Ya'Ke Smith, Matthew Huizenga, Rasool Berry, Our Daily Bread Ministries, Exodus Filmworks
  • Executive Producer
    Brenda Robinson, Rasheeda Winfield, Dave Gavette
  • Cast
    Lecrae Moore, Ms. Opal Lee, Dr. Michael Waters, Rasool Berry, Lisa Fields