DVD: Sacco & Vanzetti


This is all interwoven with artwork, music and film clips from the time. Their execution is infamous around the world and it came to symbolize the intolerance of the American establishment toward immigrants and radical dissenters. Protests against their execution rocked every major city around the world 80 years ago, leading up to their August 25, 1927 execution.
Through the story of Sacco & Vanzetti, audiences will experience a universal and very timely true story of official injustice and human resilience.
"Absolutely engrossing. Masterfully revives the past." Chicago Tribune
"Superb. A concise yet passionate history lesson whose relevance couldn't be timlier." Variety
Features include:
Interview with director Peter Miller
Sacco & Vanzetti Frequently Asked Questions
Archival photographs
Suggested readings
Read an interview with author of the new book "Sacco & Vanzetti: The Men, The Murders & The Judgement of Mankind", Bruce Watson,. The transcript of the radio interview from "Democracy Now" broadcast 8/22/07 can be found online at: http://www.democracynow.org/print.pl?sid=07/08/22/1421237