Runaway Movie

This short dramatic film follows an enslaved woman named Sue and her encounter with Galloway and Prince, two enslaved men who are running away. Galloway suggests that Sue join them, leading her to consider taking her daughter Mary and trying to escape to freedom.

This film is appropriate for a general audience. It contains some scenes of violence.

The supporting curriculum helps teachers use this film as a tool to teach slavery in the classroom. Download the curriculum now.

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