Let the Fire Burn (2013)

Director
Jason Osder

Main cast
Birdie Africa; John Africa; Ramona Africa

Genres
Documentary

Description
Jason Osder makes an impressive feature film debut through his unbiased and thorough account of the incidents leading up to and during the 1985 standoff between the extremist African-American organization MOVE and Philadelphia authorities. The dramatic clash claimed eleven lives and literally and figuratively devastated an entire community. Let the Fire Burn is a real-life Wild West story absent the luxury of identifying its heroes by the color of their hats.


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