Filmmaker Ave DuVernay (SELMA) explores the history of racial inequality in the United States, focusing on the fact that the nation’s prisons are disproportionately filled with African-Americans.An in-depth look at the prison system in the United States and how it reveals the nation’s history of racial inequality.
When you watch “13th”, you feel that you’re seeing an essential dimension of America with new vision. That’s what a cathartically clear-eyed work of documentary art can do. (Variety)
Powerful, infuriating, at times overwhelming, Ava DuVernay’s documentary “13th” will get your blood boiling and tear ducts leaking. (The NY Times)
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Slavery inflicted a wound on America that has never healed. The poison it drips into the bloodstream of this nation is called white supremacy and racism. Trying to cure white supremacy without addressing its foundation in slavery is like trying to treat TB with cough drops.