Conrack (1974) Martin Ritt, Jon Voight, Paul Winfield, Madge Sinclair, Drama

Conrack (Martin Ritt, 1974)
White Pat Conroy was born and raised in Beaufort, South Carolina. In March, 1969 under the Beaufort School District, he starts a job teaching at a small poor school located on Daufuskie Island, an island in a South Carolina river delta, the island accessible only by boat. The island is inhabited exclusively by blacks. He quickly learns that his students, who have never left the island, lack not only a basic understanding of academic items such as the alphabet and simple arithmetic, but also of other basic necessities of life such as personal hygiene. They can’t even pronounce his name, they who call him Conrack. The teachers before him, including the school principal Mrs. Scott, have always treated the students as being slow and basically unteachable of academics. Conrack, a free thinking man, decides to expose his students not only to the academic subjects, but also to the gamut of life skills from brushing one’s teeth to human anatomy, and some of the fun things in life like …

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English | DVDRip | AVI | XviD, 1578 Kbps | 720×400 | 23.976 fps | 1.46 GB
Audio: AC-3, 384 Kbps | 2 channels | 48.0 KHz | Runtime: 01:46:03 minutes | Subtitles: Spanish (srt)
Genre: Drama


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