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American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 4, No Easy Walk (1961–1963)
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directed by Callie Crossley, 1951- and James A. DeVinney, 1942-; produced by Callie Crossley, 1951- and James A. DeVinney, 1942-, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1986), 55 mins
The civil rights movement discovers the power of mass demonstrations as the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. emerges as its most visible leader. Some demonstrations succeed
directed by Callie Crossley, 1951- and James A. DeVinney, 1942-; produced by Callie Crossley, 1951- and James A. DeVinney, 1942-, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1986), 55 mins
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American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 6, Bridge to Freedom (1965)
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directed by Callie Crossley, 1951- and James A. DeVinney, 1942-; produced by James A. DeVinney, 1942- and Callie Crossley, 1951-, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1986), 56 mins
A decade of lessons is applied in the climactic and bloody march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama. A major victory is won when the federal Voting Rights Bill passes, but civil rights leaders know they have new challenges ahead.
directed by Callie Crossley, 1951- and James A. DeVinney, 1942-; produced by James A. DeVinney, 1942- and Callie Crossley, 1951-, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1986), 56 mins
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American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 2, Episode 1, The Time Has Come (1964–66)
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directed by Madison Davis Lacy, fl. 1985 and James A. DeVinney, 1942-; produced by Madison Davis Lacy, fl. 1985 and James A. DeVinney, 1942-, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 2, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2006), 58 mins
After a decade-long cry for justice, a new sound is heard in the civil rights movement: the insistent call for power. Malcolm X takes an eloquent nationalism to urban streets as a younger generation of black leaders listens. In the South, Stokely Carmichael and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC)...
directed by Madison Davis Lacy, fl. 1985 and James A. DeVinney, 1942-; produced by Madison Davis Lacy, fl. 1985 and James A. DeVinney, 1942-, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 2, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2006), 58 mins
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American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 2, Episode 8, Back to the Movement (1979–mid 80s)
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directed by James A. DeVinney, 1942- and Madison Davis Lacy, fl. 1985; produced by James A. DeVinney, 1942- and Madison Davis Lacy, fl. 1985, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 2, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2006), 58 mins
Power and powerlessness. Miami's black community — pummeled by urban renewal, a lack of jobs, and police harassment — explodes in rioting. But in Chicago, an unprecedented grassroots movement triumphs. Frustrated by decades of unfulfilled promises made by the city's Democratic political machine, reformers inst...
directed by James A. DeVinney, 1942- and Madison Davis Lacy, fl. 1985; produced by James A. DeVinney, 1942- and Madison Davis Lacy, fl. 1985, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 2, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2006), 58 mins
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