In the film, Congressman Cliff Williams (Matthew Modine) initially rejects Ford’s proposals, however quickly backs her plans and turns into a champion of her trigger.
Express.co.uk lately caught up with Modine to debate his position within the movie and why he believes it’s now extra necessary than ever to actually take heed to its message.
Speaking from his residence in New York, Modine defined how an unfair political panorama had been current within the USA for so long as he might bear in mind.
He stated: “It’s been occurring my total life – and earlier than me. The most necessary factor for a authorities is the inspiration. That’s what you construct the home on.
“So, if there’s unfairness within the basis, that is poured into that basis the place there was the slaughter of the Indigenous individuals on this nation or the enslavement of the hundreds of thousands and hundreds of thousands of Africans that have been used to construct the nation – that is within the basis of the nation.”