FREE STATE OF JONES
Rethinking the Southern Home Front in the Civil War
SUBJECTS — U.S. 1860 – 1991, The African-American Experience and the Civil Rights Movement, and Mississippi;
SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL LEARNING — Rebellion;
MORAL-ETHICAL EMPHASIS — Citizenship.
AGE: 14+; MPAA Rating R for brutal battle scenes and disturbing graphic images;
Drama; 2016, 2 hours 19 minutes. Color. The DVD also has an 18-minute documentary on the history of Jones County, Mississippi. Available from Amazon.com.