Long Time Coming: A 1955 Baseball Story is available in: English [Original] on Netflix Canada




Long Time Coming: A 1955 Baseball Story



In 1955, when racial segregation defined the South, two groups of twelve-year-old boys stepped onto a baseball field in a non-violent act of cultural defiance that would change the course of history.


Participants recall the first integrated Little League game played in the racially segregated South during the summer of 1955 in Orlando, Florida.


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Long Time Coming: A 1955 Baseball Story (2017)
Rating: 8.0/10 (15 votes)
Director: Jon Strong
Writer: Ted Haddock John King Mike Quinn Jr. Jon Strong
Stars: Hank Aaron Andrew Young Cal Ripken Gary Sheffield
Runtime: 87 min
Rated: N/A
Genre: Documentary
Released: 01 Aug 2017
Plot: In 1955, when racial segregation defined the South, two groups of twelve-year-old boys stepped onto a baseball field in a non-violent act of cultural defiance that would change the course of history.