About the film
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The Tulsa Lynching of 1921 : A Hidden Story
Release Date: May 31, 2000
|Slogan||:||«In 1921, the "Oil Capital of the World" had a population of 100,000... and a Ku Klux Klan with a membership of over 3,000.»|
|Production Companies||:||Cinemax Reel Life, Barrister Productions, L.C.|
|Producers||:||Nancy Abraham, Sheila Nevins, Michael Wilkerson, Larry Bowles, Mary Neff Hurst, Mary Neff Hurst, Brenda Kimery, Mona Wilkerson|
Documents the race riot of 1921 and the destruction of the African-American community of Greenwood in Tulsa, Oklahoma. With testimony by eyewitnesses and background accounts by historians.