The Edge of Paradise
Catalogue Number: PR4700
Producer: Passion River Films
Subject: American History, Documentary, History, Politics, Social Sciences, Sociology
Grade Level: Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin: United States
Copyright Year: 2019
Running Time: 86:00
Hawaii, 1969 — Thirteen young mainlanders – refugees from campus riots, Vietnam War protests and police brutality in Berkeley – flee to Kauai. Before long, this little tribe of men, women, and children are arrested for vagrancy and sentenced to ninety days hard labor in the county jail.
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