Free State of Jones

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Runtime:
140 Min
True Civil War era story about a white Southerner who falls for a slave and consequently rebels against the Confederacy.
Quality
SD
IMDB rating
6.6
Year:
2016
Age Rating:
16
Free State of Jones
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.

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Audio:
English
German
Subtitles:
-
Runtime:
140 Min
Age Rating:
16
Year:
2016
Country:
USA

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