About the film
mississippi river river literature freedom mark twain undocumented immigrant social injustice injustice undocumented worker
Huckleberry Finn : A Close Place
Release Date: October 19, 2020
|Slogan||:||«You can't pray a lie.»|
|Producers||:||Stephen Wester, Frank Tovar, David M. Haight, Christopher Mowka|
|Writers||:||Mark Twain, Frank Tovar|
Transposing Mark Twain's immortal anti-racist novel to 2017, "Huckleberry Finn: A Close Place" depicts the friendship that develops between a poor Missouri boy and an undocumented African immigrant as they drift down the Mississippi River on a makeshift raft in pursuit of freedom.