Welcome to Leith
Notorious White Supremacist Craig Cobb Attempts Town Takeover

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Dylan

With white supremacists proudly emerging from the shadows and the alt-right ascendant in the United States, WELCOME TO LEITH is a much-needed primer on this ugly side of society. But more than a social issue documentary, this film is beautifully shot, with long, tension building tracking ...Read more

Tom avatar
Tom

This documentary sent shivers down my spine. Incredible to see that this can actually happen. What I found amazing was not just the insight into this culture of extreme racism - particularly in light of the recent Charleston shooting - but also how Cobb and the NSM went about trying to create ...Read more

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Simon

This documentary goes beyond the good american people vs the bad white supremacists, and that's why it's a great documentary.
By keeping an objective eye on an awful situation, the filmmakers invite to a deeper level of reflection on each person's rights to live where they want.
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John avatar
John

Americans often act as if Constitutional rights only apply to those they agree with. What happens when one person’s Constitutional Rights threaten another person’s Constitutional Freedom? Which rights do we enforce, and how?

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Grant

What a frightening situation....very sad that such ignorance can still exist and what a tragic experience for the small town of Leith. I would have liked to learn more about Craig Cobb's background to hopefully understand how his view of the world developed and I just hope the residents of ...Read more

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