We Shall Overcome: Ralf Abernathy in the GDR

(We shall overcome)

GDR, 1971, 18 min, b&w
In German; no subtitles
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Synopsis

A documentary about East German support for and solidarity with Black Americans and civil rights activists. In addition to background information on racial conflicts in the United States, the film reports on Pastor Ralph Abernathy's time in Berlin, as well as earlier visits to East Germany by Henry Winston, Pete Seeger und Louis Armstrong.

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