We have a brand new exclusive clip from the upcoming DVD American Violet, which will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on October 13. Click below for our exclusive clip, which features Alfre Woodard trying to protect her child during a police riot.

Inspired by a true story, American Violet follows the struggle of a young African-American mother to clear her name after being wrongly arrested for dealing drugs in an impoverished Texas town. Realizing a conviction would ruin her life, she fights back. Suing the DA for racial discrimination, Dee battles impossible odds in a case that will not only change her life but the laws of Texas as well. The film stars touted newcomer Nicole Beharie, Academy Award nominee Alfre Woodard, Will Patton, Academy Award nominee Michael O'Keefe, Tim Blake Nelson, Emmy Award winner Charles S. Dutton and Xzibit.

Special Features:

  • Commentary by Director Tim Disney
  • - Telluride Film Festival Interview
  • - Trailer