Scottsboro: An American Tragedy
Scottsboro: An American Tragedy (2001)

Documentary filmmaker Barak Goodman explores the famed Scottsboro case of 1931. That year, nine black males, aged 13 to 19, were tried, convicted, and almost executed for raping two white women of dubious reliability. The case soon became… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 19, 2001
DVD Release Date: January 31, 2006
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Amy Taubin
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Scottsboro is fine TV, but it suggests that too much material was left behind in the AVID storage file.