A House Divided: Denmark Vesey’s Rebellion


Denmark Vessey (Yaphet Kotto, in his usual greatness)– a formerly enslaved person who purchased his own freedom and later became a craftsman and preacher– risked everything to ensure other people were freed by planning a slave rebellion. The made-for-TV movie recounts his acts of immeasurable heroism brick by brick.


Director: Stan Lathan 
Year: 1982
Genre: Drama
Type: Feature

Link: https://tubitv.com/movies/572544/denmark-veseys-rebellion







BLACK FILM ARCHIVE
©2022        BROOKLYN, NY.

EST. AUG 2021
  ︎  ︎  ︎