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ROOTSAn imaginative remake of the iconic series


Provide students with critical insight into America's complicated racial history with this four-part miniseries that reveals powerful universal truths about the horrors of slavery and the resilience of the human spirit. This deeply moving 2016 reimagining of Alex Haley's 1977 epic slavery drama tells the gripping story of four generations, starting with the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa in 1767, then moving on to his transport to colonial America through to his descendants who fought for their freedom in the Civil War. Stars Laurence Fishburne, Forest Whitaker, Anna Paquin, and Malachi Kirby as Kunta Kinte. Includes the 60-minute documentary Roots: A History Revealed. Caution: graphic violence and strong language. Mature students. English SDH. Spanish subtitles. Color. Total time: 389 minutes. History Channel.

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BDT281DV-WBSSS 9786316568878 3 DVDs (widescreen) $19.98

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