Nothing but a Man

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Nothing but a Man ★★½ 1964

Duff Anderson (Dixon) is a black laborer trying to make a life in a small Alabama town. He falls for the daughter of a minister, they marry, and he gets a job at a local sawmill. When he won't bend to his racist white employers, he's fired and labeled a troublemaker. Unsentimental depiction of the times. 95m/B VHS, DVD . Ivan Dixon, Abbey Lincoln, Gloria Foster, Julius W. Harris, Martin Priest, Yaphet Kotto, Leonard Parker, Stanley Greene, Helen Lounck, Helene Arrindell; D: Michael Roemer; W: Michael Roemer, Robert M. Young; C: Robert M. Young. Natl. Film Reg. ‘93.