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The Laramie Project

DVD

97 minutes
Source: HBO Films

In October 1998, 21-year-old Matthew Shepard was found savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die in Laramie, Wyoming. This film is a dramatization of a town forced to confront itself in the reflective glare of the national spotlight, responding with love, anger, sympathy, support, and defiance.

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