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The Learning Tree

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[[Performer~P181971~Gordon Parks~gordonparks]]' adaptation of his own novel The Learning Tree stars [[Performer~P35882~Kyle Johnson~kylejohnson]] as Newt, a black teenager living in 1920s Kansas. He is an intelligent even-tempered young man who meets the many racial prejudices he faces with composure and pride. His best friend Marcus ([[Performer~P13445~Alex Clarke~alexclarke]]) is hot-headed and prone to react emotionally when confronted with life's problems. Newt gets into a difficult situation when he...more

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