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The Ballad of John Henry: St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase

Director Matthew Rice explores the truth behind the story of one of America's most popular folk heros John Henry. The documentary draws from Scott Reynolds Nelson’s book “Steel Drivin’ Man,” and exposes continued discrimination during Reconstruction. https://www.cinemastlouis.org/ballad-john-henry

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