Amistad Movie Review

Amistad Movie Review

The Amistad as a movie is a very well directed movie overall in my case but before I get into the movie I think that it's fair that I give you a little background on what the case is actually about. The Amistad case took place on July 1st 1839 where fifty three African Americans were kidnapped into slavery in Sierra Leone and sold at a Havana slave market. A few days before that These slaves revolted aboard the ship Called the “Amistad” Killing the captain and the other crew members only leaving two to guide them back to Africa. The shit did not successfully make it back to Africa as it was caught along the coast of long island by the US. Amistad is a recreation ...

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the natural laws of our Constitution. The revolt on the slave dispatch Amistad brought about the passings of the commander and cook of the ship. The Africans spared the lives of two Spaniards who were expected to assist explore the ship back to Africa. The Africans had control of the Amistad for just a brief span before it was seized by the U.S. Armed force, catching the Africans and compelling them to confront a trial, on charges of murder and insurrection. This trial denoted the start of a court case that drastically tested our legal framework. The Abolitionists have a major influence in the result of this trial. Abolitionists to improve solid open feeling against bondage, start publicizing the loathsomeness stories and brutalities of subjection. They felt frustrated about the slaves and with the assistance of Edward Tappin, an abolitionist pioneer, they secured the administrations of a lawyer Roger S. Baldwin of Connecticut to safeguard the Africans. Indeed, even with ...

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Added: 11/27/2017 09:20:17 AM
Submitted By: officialtone
Category: Film & Theater
Type: Free Paper
Words: 465
Pages: 2

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