Jasper, Texas(2003)

Jasper, Texas (2003)
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An African-American man is dragged behind a truck by three white men until he is dead in Jasper, east Texas, USA

RATINGS

6.3
/10

RUNTIME

114 min

AGE RATING

R

COUNTRY

United States

LANGUAGE

English

DIRECTOR

Jeffrey W. Byrd

CAST

Roy T. Anderson, Demore Barnes, John Bayliss, James Bearden

Plot

In 1998, a stunning crime thrust Jasper, Texas into the spotlight. What happened on that summer evening - the death of black hitchhiker James Byrd, Jr. by three white men - became a flash-point for the state of race relations in America.