Judas and the Black Messiah
Hampton and the Black Panther Party were always heroes... this is a film that does justice to their memory. ” New York Times
An electrifying dramatisation of historical events, JUDAS AND THE BLACK MESSIAH is a forceful condemnation of racial injustice – and a major triumph for its director Shaka King.
Based on the true story, in late-1960s Chicago, FBI informant William O’Neal (Lakeith Stanfield) who infiltrates the Illinois Black Panther Party and is tasked with keeping tabs on their charismatic leader, Chairman Fred Hampton (Daniel Kaluuya).
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