La Amistad

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Although the film successfully communicates to its audience several key themes and concerns of the era that it emulates, it ultimately fails to accurately portray several key aspects of the Amistad incident. For instance, Roger Baldwin, A key player in the Amistad case is portrayed at the start of the film as a lawyer who cared only to take the case on the implications of property rights rather than humanitarian rights...
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Baldwin was portrayed in the film in this manner as a device that allowed him to be more dimensional and to gradually develop as a character, for Hollywood’s sake. However, history tells us that Roger Baldwin could hardly be considered a man who cared only about the property ramifications of a human rights case, considering that in actuality, it was he that was a founder of the abolitionist movement; dedicated enough to convince an aging John Q...
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