Tobacco Burn

Tobacco Burn

Based on an oral history from the W.P.A. Writers, Tobacco Burn is set thirty-five years before the Civil War at the height of American slavery. When two of the enslaved weigh the complexities of killing their overseer, each develop a different understanding towards violence, acting on which could cost all of them their lives. 

Genre: Drama

Runtime: 17 Minutes

Location: Connecticut

Award: Grand Jury Prize, Best Cinematography (Zachary Halberd)

, Best Director (Justin Liberman) 

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