Deacons for Defense

Deacons for Defense

Bill Duke (2003)

15 Certificate
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A black man is pushed too far by the racist abuse and unprovoked violent assaults meted out by white bigots in the 1960s, and organises a defence group to fight back. Fact-based drama, starring Forest Whitaker, Adam Weiner, Jonathan Silverman and Serene Lee.

Cast & Crew

Marcus Clay Forest Whitaker
Michael Deane Jonathan Silverman
William Chase Chris Britton
Reverend "Rev" Gregory Ossie Davis
TJ Gene Mack
Director Bill Duke
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Language: EnglishColour