The Learning Tree
This 1969 film follows Newt Winger (Kyle Johnson), a Black teenager growing up in Kansas in the 1920s. Throughout the film, as he encounters and experiences several tragic events that force him into adulthood, Newt must make difficult decisions and face ugly ideologies.
(This movie does include violent moments. Please read through the Parents Guide linked below to decide if it is suitable for your children.)
Runtime: 107 minutes
IMDb Parents Guide