Burden is a American drama film, inspired by true events. Dramatic Audience Award. The film follows Mike Burden Garrett Hedlund , an orphan raised within the Ku Klux Klan who attempts to break away when the woman Andrea Riseborough he falls in love with urges him to leave for a better life together. Production of the film began October 20, and was set wrap up on November 15, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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Hedlund plays Mike Burden, a young man in a small South Carolina town who has been raised in a culture of hate by a leader of the KKK named Tom Griffin Tom Wilkinson , giving a nuanced portrayal of how much evil can look like the average guy next door. Reverend Kennedy Forest Whitaker unites his congregation against the move, but preaches compassion and understanding, even for your enemies. Judy is startled when she learns that Mike is involved with the KKK, and Riseborough is very good in these early scenes of confusion. How far would his compassion go? Hedlund completely understands the kind of person so uncertain in his own skin that he will go along with people as evil as Tom Griffin just to find some sort of peace.
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