'Byrd: The Life and Tragic Death of James Byrd, Jr' and director Q&A
Dir. Eligah "Ricky" Jason, 2011, 79 min.
Eligah "Ricky" Jason and Eric "Spurgen" Brown produce a compelling, more personal account of the life of James Byrd Jr. Unlike other previously released TV and film adaptations, the award-winning documentary, Byrd, is the next chapter, focusing more deeply on James Byrd Jr. visionary, friend and family man.
Skype Q&A with director Eligah "Ricky" Jason.
Part of the 4th Annual Black Panther Film Festival: "Endangered Species & Political Prisoners", produced by the Black Panther Commemoration Committee, NY in conjunction with Maysles Cinema. Screenings and events Friday, September 28th Saturday, September 29th & Friday, October 5th Saturday, October 6th.
5. WE WANT education for our people that exposes the true nature of this decadent American society. We want education that teaches us our true history and our role in the present-day society.
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New York, NY 10027
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