American Experience: The Abolitionists
- Rated NR
- Genre: Special Interest-Us History
- Release Date: 1/22/2013
Richard Brooks, Neal Huff. Tracing the words and deeds of anti-slavery activists is the focus of this fiery American Experience documentary combined with dramatic re-enactments. One-time pacifists agitated with slavery spoke out about how to achieve true equality and create a more perfect union. Intertwining stories of Frederick Douglass, William Lloyd Garrison, John Brown and many more paint a compelling portrait of some of the most violent decades in American history. 2012/color-b&w/3 hrs/PG/widescreen.
|Run Time:||180 minutes|