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Nothing But A Man Analysis

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The film tilled "Nothing But a Man" made in 1964 is an uplifting story about a man and a woman whose love overcomes racial and class barriers. Set against the stirrings of the civil rights movement and a rising wave of Black pride, this tells the story of Duff, a railroad section hand who is forced to confront racial prejudice and self-denial when he falls in love with Josie, an educated preacher's daughter. Born in Birmingham, Duff Anderson, the father of a male toddler, who lives with a nanny, relocates to a small town to work on the railroad. He meets with and is attracted to Josie. The marriage take place and both relocate to live in their own house and he gets a job in a mill. He decides not to bring his son to live with them. Challenges
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