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Basics Critics:78Viewers:72Rusty:78
Category: Drama, RomanceNotable as: Romance FilmSub-Category: Indie film, Melodrama, Romance Film, DramaRuntime: 92 - 95 minutesLanguage: EnglishCountry: United StatesDirector: Michael RoemerStars: Ivan Dixon, Abbey Lincoln, Gloria Foster, Yaphet Kotto, Julius Harris, Martin Priest, Stanley Green, Leonard ParkerProducer: Robert M. YoungAwards won: National Film RegistryAward details: (details at IMDb)

Nothing But a Man is a film made in 1964, directed by Michael Roemer. The story is about a black railroad worker who falls in love with the town’s preacher’s daughter, and tries to maintain his respect in the white racist south in the early '60s. The story depicts the struggle of their strife for “a meaningful place” in their society. It stars Ivan Dixon as Duff Anderson and Abbey Lincoln as Josie Dawson. According to The Washington Post, "Nothing But a Man is one of the most sensitive films about black life ever made in this country”.

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