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Enslavement: The True Story Of Fanny Kemble (2000)
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Enslavement: The True Story Of Fanny Kemble (2000)
Original name: Enslavement: The True Story of Fanny Kemble
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Enslavement: The True Story of Fanny Kemble fictionalized made-for-TV movie adapted from her Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation in 1838-1839, starring Jane Seymour and Keith Carradine.
Plot: slavery, victorian age, president, female protagonist, historical event, british man
Time: 19th century, 1840s

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