• Always in Season (2019)

Always in Season

Release Date: September 20th, 2019

NR |1 hr 29 min

Plot Summary

When 17-year-old Lennon Lacy is found hanging from a swing set in rural North Carolina in 2014, his mother's search for justice and reconciliation begins while the trauma of more than a century of lynching African Americans bleeds into the present.

Cast: Danny Glover , William J. Barber II

Director: Jacqueline Olive

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Multitude Films

Distributors: Self Distributed

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Stephen Whitty Screen International

    An artful, deeply felt documentary, Always in Season has its own, sadly necessary reasons for being. show more

  • 70
    Keith UhlichThe Hollywood Reporter

    Olive paints a portrait of righteous rage and determination. show more

  • 88
    Odie HendersonRogerEbert.com

    By virtue of its subject, Always in Season is going to be a very hard sit for many, but this film should be seen. It is an unflinching look at how the racial sins of the past remain flowing through the arteries of the present day. show more

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