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Sports Film Of The Week: The Ghosts of Ole Miss

The latest in ESPN’s 30 for 30 series reflects on the football team that played on during the shameful campus violence at the height of the civil rights movement.

Title: The Ghosts of Ole Miss

Year: 2012

Director: Fritz Mitchell

The plot: “In 1962, the University of Mississippi campus erupted in violence over integration and swelled with pride over an unbeaten football team. Mississippi native Wright Thompson explores the tumultuous events that continue to shape the state 50 years later”

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