The Voyage of La Amistad: A Quest for freedom

  • Alfre Woodard narrates the chronicle of 53 Africans who were abducted from Sierra Leone in 1839 and sold into slavery in violation of international law.
  • Once on board the schooner La Amistad, the Africans revolted and were finally captured near Long Island where they were charged with piracy and murder.
  • Also features Charles Durning and Brock Peters.
  • Color & B/W
  • Run Time Approx. 70 min.
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