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1 hr. 28 min.

Plot Summary
Filmmaker Jason Osder illustrates how prejudice, intolerance and fear can lead to unthinkable acts of violence.

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Director: Jason Osder

Genres: Docudrama, Thriller

Distributor: Zeitgeist

Let the Fire Burn (2012)

Release Date: September 20th, 2013|1 hr. 28 min.

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  • 100
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Whatever you may feel about each side, it's hard to watch as city officials order explosives to be dropped on the MOVE house (which has a bunker on top) - and then sit idly by as the resulting fire burns the entire neighborhood. You'll keep asking yourself: How did it come to this? And hauntingly, no one has any answers. show more

  • 75
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Let the Fire Burn does not glorify MOVE. What it does do is force us to consider why and how this surreal event - a city bombing its own citizens, leaving innocent children dead - occurred. And ask, could something like it ever happen again? show more

  • 70
    John DeFore The Hollywood Reporter

    The doc could benefit from more information about what led up to that day. show more

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