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Independent Lens: The Longoria Affair
DVD 
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A documentary on the Mexican American civil rights movement. The film tells the story of one key injustice - the refusal, by a small-town funeral home in Texas after World War II, to care for a dead soldier's body "because the whites wouldn't like it" - and shows how the Incident sparked outrage nationwide, and contributed to the Voting Rights Act of 1965.

Title: Independent Lens: The Longoria Affair
Genre: Special Interest-Documentary
Starring: Tony Plana, Walter Borden, Brian Downey, Tom Gallant, Jeffrey Hirschfield, Rolf Kanies, Michael McManus, Jeff Pustil, Xenia Seeberg, Patricia Zentilli
Director: John Valdez
Studio: PBS (Direct)
Release Date: 2/22/2011
Original Year: 2010
Product Type: DVD
Rated: NR
UPC: 841887013956
Item #: PBS701395

Closed Caption: No
Street Date: 2/22/2011
Run Time: 60 minutes

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