free angela (poster)*Lionsgate’s “Free Angela and All Political Prisoners” is set to be released on DVD August 20 and EURweb has 5 copies to give away.

A gripping historic account of the tumultuous events that befell African American activist, writer and scholar Angela Davis and her cohorts in the turbulent 1960s, “Free Angela and All Political Prisoners” arrives on DVD (plus Digital UltraViolet), Digital Download and Video on Demand August 20 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment.

Told for the first time by Angela and others who lived through the events firsthand, this fascinating true story of justice, strength and political freedom provides a candid and powerful account of how the woman with the signature Afro hairstyle became an iconic symbol of the political and social movement.

This historical documentary is definitely a keepsake and YOU can WIN a copy of the DVD! Courtesy of  Lionsgate Home Entertainment., we’ve got 5 copies to give away. All you have to do is send an email to [email protected].

In the subject line write: Free Angela and All Political Prisoners. And of course be sure to include your name, mailing address and mobile (or landline) number and your age. Promotion/contest ends at 8pm Eastern / 5pm Pacific on August 20. Remember, you have to enter to Win!

free angela (fist-poster)Hailed by the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival as “a fascinating chronicle of justice and strength,” “Free Angela and All Political Prisoners” tells the dramatic story of how a young professor’s social justice activism implicates her in a botched kidnapping attempt that ends with a bloody shootout, four dead, and her name on the FBI’s 10 most wanted list.

Executive produced by Overbrook Entertainment and Roc Nation, and filled with a message of hope and redemption, “Free Angela and All Political Prisoners” will be available on DVD for the suggested retail price of $26.98.