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Charley, a savvy wife with an upscale Los Angeles lifestyle, who manages her husband’s professional basketball career, returns to her family home, an 800-acre sugarcane farm in the heart of Louisiana, after her father suffers a stroke and she receives alarming news about her husband. In Louisiana, she reunites with her estranged siblings: Nova, a worldly-wise journalist and activist; and Ralph Angel, a formerly incarcerated young father in search of redemption. Together, they must navigate the triumphs and struggles of their complicated lives in order to run an ailing farm in the Deep South.[1]

Featured Music[]

  • Meshell Ndegeocello – “Faithful”
  • V-Dott – “Get That Doe”
  • Lion Babe – “Wonder Woman”
  • Oddisee – “Contradiction’s Maze (Ft. Maimouna Youssef)”
  • Colm K – “Love to Love You”
  • Timmy Thomas – “Cold Cold People”
  • Le Son – “Without a Sound”
  • Sugar Mama – “John Lee Hooker”
  • Jono McCleery – “Darkest Light”
  • Rebirth Brass Band – “I Ate Up the Apple Tree”
  • Nick Hakim – “The Light”
  • Jidenna – “Long Live the Chief”
  • JDaVeY – “No More”
  • Meshell Ndegeocello – “Oysters”
  • U2 – “Drowning Man”[2]