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Synopsis

City Boy

“You can’t trust them with voting,” says the sheriff about blacks in his community. It is 1964 in the segregated town of Catesville, Mississippi, and Rachel who white are best friends caught up in the firestorm surrounding black voter registration. The adults, both black and white, afraid of the inevitable changes that are surely coming, hang onto the old ways of dealing with their differences. It will take the courage and friendship of two young girls to overcome the racial barriers that divide their community.