37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL Oct 30-Nov 3, 2024

37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL October 30-November 3, 2024

Due Process: Martinsville 7 Story


Community activist and filmmaker Tanesha Hudson has returned with her second film, made in collaboration the team at 10th Collective. The film tells the tragic story of the Martinsville Seven, seven Black men who were accused of raping a white woman in 1949, expeditiously tried and convicted, and executed in 1951.

This short film is part of the Our Wealth In Common shorts package.


12:00 AM


Film Info

Director: Tanesha Hudson, Sarad Davenport

Runtime: 8 min.

Year: 2023

Country: USA

Language: English