Franklyn Seales takes the stand in Daniel A Stein's The Trial of the Moke

The Trial of the Moke

Daniel A. Stein
Broadway Digital Archive
Directed by Stan Lathan

Starring a young Samuel L. Jackson, The Trial of the Moke is based on the true story of the humiliation and anguish suffered by Lt. Henry Ossian Flipper, the first black graduate of West Point.

Assigned to serve at Fort Davis, Texas, in 1881, Flipper became the object of a conspiracy to rid the base of its only black graduate.

Contains strong language.

Production duration: 1 hr 27 min
Broadway Digital Archive