PBS North Carolina Presents

The Red Cape

02/22/2021 | 56m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

A dramatic recreation of the 1898 Wilmington Massacre and Coup, The Red Cape explores a conspiracy that terrorized a thriving southern black community through the eyes of an inquisitive child and his tenacious father. Together, they struggle to survive the mounting white supremacy campaign that leads to the only violent overthrow of a government in United States history on November 10th, 1898.

Aired: 02/22/21

Rating: NR

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