The Rape of Recy Taylor

NAME OF FILM: THE RAPE OF RECY TAYLOR

DIRECTOR(S): Nancy Buirski

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GENRE: Documentary Film

SYNOPSIS: In 1944, Recy Taylor, a 24-year-old black woman, was abducted and raped by six white men in Alabama. The film centers on her unprecedented response—a fight for justice, with the aid of Rosa Parks and other black activists—whose profound influence on the civil rights movement still reverberates today.