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Lili Francks in Sounder


2003 TV-PG

In this moving made-for-TV drama helmed by Kevin Hooks, a family of black sharecroppers in Depression-era Louisiana faces a crisis when the father (Carl Lumbly) is convicted of a petty crime and sent to a prison camp. His 11-year-old son (Daniel Lee Robertson III), looking to find his imprisoned father, meets failure and success along the way as he embarks on a coming-of-age odyssey. Paul Winfield plays a caring teacher in his final film role.