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Ava DuVernay & Phillip Youmans Speak On The Award-Winning Film, "Burning Cane"

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Ava DuVernay & Phillip Youmans Speak On The Award-Winning Film, 'Burning Cane'

Ava DuVernay & Phillip Youmans Speak On The Award-Winning Film, "Burning Cane"

Ava DuVernay’s ARRAY Releasing proudly presents "Burning Cane," the story of a deeply religious woman's (Karen Kaia Livers) struggle to reconcile her convictions of faith with the love she has for her alcoholic son (Dominique McClellan) and a troubled preacher (Wendell Pierce).

Set in rural Louisiana and directed by Phillip Youmans, the film explores the relationships within a southern black protestant community, examining the roots of toxic masculinity and more.


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