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One defiant journalist refuses to accept this flagrant act of oppression. As brave as she is blunt, veracious muckraker Angel Ellis charges headfirst into battle against the corrupt faction of the Muscogee National Council. Angel and her allies rally for press freedoms by inciting a voter-supported constitutional amendment, just in time for the start of a new election cycle.
An enthralling, edge-of-your-seat nail biter that unfurls with the energy and suspense of a political thriller, BAD PRESS is a timely and unprecedented story about the battle for freedom of the press and against state-censored media.
Directed by Rebecca Landsberry-Baker & Joe Peeler.
“'Bad Press' is wonderful, tightknit political and journalistic non-fiction...It does what small-scale documentaries do best, and have been doing exceptionally since 'Harlan County, USA': Finding the global in the specific, and finding the personal in the ideological...The filmmaking, confident and ...