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Amistad (1997)

In 1839, the slave ship Amistad set sail from Cuba to America. During the long trip, Cinque leads the slaves in an unprecedented uprising. They are then held prisoner in Connecticut, and their release becomes the subject of heated debate. Freed slave Theodore Joadson wants Cinque and the others exonerated and recruits property lawyer Roger Baldwin to help his case. Eventually, John Quincy Adams also becomes an ally.

The movie Amistad, released in 1997, features 12 songs from artists like Quartetto Aira. What is your favorite song from Amistad?


Songs from Amistad

Amazing Grace
Hail to the Chief (1810)
Andante From Quartet No. 2 In B Flat Major
Quartetto Aira
Andantino From Quartet No. 3 In G Major
Quartetto Aira
I Love Thy Kingdom, Lord
Columbia, The Gem Of The Ocean (1843)
Dry Your Tears, Afrika
The Ladder Is Broken
Ya Weh
Let's Stand Together
Today We Face The Wall

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