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The Best of Enemies

A civil rights activist and a Ku Klux Klan leader hold a community summit on school desegregation.

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The Best of Enemies


Historical drama133 Mins2019PG-13

The true story of the unlikely relationship between Ann Atwater, an outspoken civil rights activist, and C.P. Ellis, a local Ku Klux Klan leader. During the racially charged summer of 1971, Atwater and Ellis come together to co-chair a community summit on the desegregation of schools in Durham, N.C. The ensuing debate and battle soon lead to surprising revelations that change both of their lives forever.


  • Tense
  • Passionate
  • Emotional
  • Inspiring
  • Moving