‘A More Perfect Union’ by The Rauch Brothers


When Theresa Burroughs came of voting age, she was ready to cast her ballot—but she had a long fight ahead of her. During the Jim Crow era, the board of registrars at Alabama’s Hale County Courthouse prevented African Americans from registering to vote. Undeterred, Theresa remembers venturing to the courthouse on the first and third Monday of each month, in pursuit of her right to vote.

Directed by: The Rauch Brothers
Art Direction: Bill Wray
Animation: Tim Rauch
Assistant animation: Brandon Denmark
Inbetweening; Jae II Son
Storyboard: Rafael Rosado
Music: Fredrik (The Kora Records)