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American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 3, Ain't Scared of Your Jails (1960–1961)
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directed by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-; produced by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1986), 57 mins
Black college students take a leadership role in the civil rights movement as lunch counter sit-ins spread across the South. "Freedom Riders" also try to desegregate interstate buses, but they are brutally attacked as they travel.
directed by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-; produced by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1986), 57 mins
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Brother Outsider: The Life Of Bayard Rustin
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directed by Nancy Kates, fl. 1995 and Bennett Singer; produced by Bennett Singer and Nancy Kates, fl. 1995, Question Why Films (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2002), 1 hour 25 mins
On November 20, 2013, Bayard Rustin was posthumously awarded the prestigious Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Barack Obama. Who was this man? He was there at most of the important events of the Civil Rights Movement - but always in the background. Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin asks "Why?" I...
directed by Nancy Kates, fl. 1995 and Bennett Singer; produced by Bennett Singer and Nancy Kates, fl. 1995, Question Why Films (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2002), 1 hour 25 mins
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Civil Rights: Oh, Freedom!
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directed by Bill Buckley (Westport, CT: Rediscovery Productions, 1970), 27 mins
The inspiring story of the non-violent Civil Rights Movement, as it shared the struggle for Black equality, is narrated by Andrew Young. We witness the courage of African Americans like Rosa Parks, Medgar Evers, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Fannie Lou Hamer as they boldly confronted racist oppression.
directed by Bill Buckley (Westport, CT: Rediscovery Productions, 1970), 27 mins
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