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Hope & Redemption: The Lena Baker Story

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Drama
Release Date:March 13, 2009
Running time:100 minutes
Cast:Tichina Arnold, Beverly Todd, Michael Rooker, Peter Coyote
Director:Ralph Wilcox
Producer:Dennis Johnson, Ralph Wilcox
Writer:Ralph Wilcox
Distributor:B.D. Fox Independent

Web Site: http://www.lenabakerthemovie.com/

Description: A chronicle of the life, trial, and execution of Lena Baker, the first woman to be sent to the electric chair in Georgia for the murder of her employer, who forced her into sexual slavery. Sixty years after her death, Baker was pardoned posthumously by the state Board of Pardons and Paroles.

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