The People vs the Klan

Presented by Off the Fence


This four-part series is about the true story of Beulah Mae Donald, who took on the Ku Klux Klan after the brutal murder and lynching of her son. Michael Donald was just 19 when he was found dead, hanging from a tree in Mobile, Alabama, on March 21, 1981.

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Off the Fence is an Academy Award-winning factual studio. Owned by ZDF Studios since 2019, and established in 1994, Off the Fence is a 360-degree content company. We produce, acquire, localize and distribute non-fiction programming. We offer a tailored service to rights-owners and from co-financing, co-production and finished program sales can play a vital role at any stage of the value chain to maximize revenue and reach on behalf of our clients. With offices in Bristol, Amsterdam, London and Toronto, we’re able to tailor our clients’ needs across many different business models.

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