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The Middle Passage (2000)

Passage du milieu (original title)
A realistic look at the horrors of the slave trade, told entirely through the voice of a dead African slave whose spirit haunts the ocean route.

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A realistic look at the horrors of the slave trade, told entirely through the voice of a dead African slave whose spirit haunts the ocean route.

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Powerful rendition of slave ship journey
9 March 2001 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

An uncredited cast with no dialogue, only narration. Very powerful, realistic portrayal of conditions and mindset aboard a slave ship bound for the Americas. It seems amazing that the director was able to get his actors to actually submit to the conditions necessary to film such a movie.


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