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Free State of Jones

IMDB rating
6.6
Quality
SD
Year:
2016
Audio:
English
German
Subtitles:
-
Runtime:
140 Min
Age Rating:
16
Year:
2016
Country:
USA
True Civil War era story about a white Southerner who falls for a slave and consequently rebels against the Confederacy. Civil War: the American Southern states are fighting against the north and Newton Knight ist right in the middle of it. He refuses both, slavery and secession, and believes in equal rights for all. In order to separate himself from the warlike intentions of the other states, he creates a covenant, which consists only of poor farms, but has high aims: The Jones County region in Mississippi is to set up a community apart from the Confederacy which has no value To the skin color of their citizens: the Free State of Jones. His relationship with the slave girl Rachel is a decisive driving spring. He also receives support from his escape from the escaped slave Moses Washington.
Cast & Crew
Director
Gary Ross
Producer
Gary Ross, Jon Kilik, Scott Stuber
Cast
David Jensen, Christopher Berry, Ritchie Montgomery, Troy Hogan, Matthew McConaughey, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Mahershala Ali, Keri Russell, Jacob Lofland, Sean Bridgers, Brad Carter, Jane McNeill, Gary Grubbs, Joe Chrest, Kurt Krause, Carlton Caudle, Martin Bats Bradford, Matthew Lintz, Kerry Cahill, Jessica Collins, Juan Gaspard, Liza J. Bennett, David Maldonado, Serenity Neil, Lawrence Turner, Lara Grice, Wayne Pére, Jim Klock, Emily Bossak, P.J. Marshall, Mattie Liptak, Jill Jane Clements, Thomas Francis Murphy, Johnny McPhail, Bill Tangradi, William Mark McCullough, Sam Malone, Kylen Davis, Will Beinbrink
Writer
Gary Ross
Music
Nicholas Britell
Costume
Louise Frogley
Director of photography
Benoît Delhomme