Confirmation

Confirmation

DVD - 2016
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Look behind the curtain of Washington politics, depicting the explosive 1991 Clarence Thomas Supreme Court nomination hearings where Anita Hill accused him of sexual harassment. The hearings brought the country to a standstill and became a pivotal moment in American culture forever changing how people perceive and experience workplace equaliy and gender politics.
Publisher: New York, NY :, Home Box Office,, [2016]
Copyright Date: ©2016
Branch Call Number: DVD TV CON
Characteristics: video file,DVD video,region 1,rda
digital,optical,surround,Dolby Digital 5.1, 2.0,rda
1 videodisc (128 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches

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britprincess1ajax
Jul 03, 2017

I didn't remember much about this time period or Anita Hill's brave step forward. I am so glad I watched CONFIRMATION, to open my eyes up to what happened, to see gratefully how much has changed and then sadly how little. Fantastically cast and well written, CONFIRMATION is an excellent glance at recent history, much the way Ryan Murphy did with AMERICAN CRIME STORY: THE PEOPLE VS. OJ SIMPSON. However, I liked CONFIRMATION more. I highly recommend everyone give this film a watch.

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maipenrai
Dec 04, 2016

Well acted and just as painful to watch as the actual hearings. Judge Thomas called the proceedings a lynching. I call it a miscarriage of justice and still believe Anita Hill. Four paws up from Abby Tabby and Kristi. Four paws down for the results of the confirmation process.

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