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Jeff Nichols: Bringing History to the Screen

Clip: Season 7 | 26m 47s

In this episode, award-winning writer/director Jeff Nichols talks about bringing a highly charged true story to the screen and finding the personal connection to Richard and Mildred Loving – apolitical people at the center of the landmark 1967 civil rights decision of the U.S. Supreme Court to invalidate laws prohibiting interracial marriage.

Aired: 04/15/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.