Sisters of Selma : bearing witness for change

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  • Creator produced in association with Independent Television Service and Alabama Public Television by Hartfilms ; producer, director & editor, Jayasri Majumdar Hart ; associate producer & writer, William Hart
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication [Arlington, Va.] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, [2007]
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
  • ISBNs 0793693284, 9780793693283
  • OCLC ocm82144518
  • Credits
    • Featuring nuns from various Catholic orders who participated in the voting rights protests in Selma, Alabama, in 1965; including both the historical footage and interviews with the nuns in 2003
    • Cinematography, Sandra Chandler, John Hazard; music, Bronwen Jones

Summary

  • A look back at 1965 and the unsung soldiers of the voting rights marches. Catholic nuns from across the country answered Martin Luther King's call to join the protests in Selma, Alabama. Examine their story and how the experience changed them forever.

Notes

  • Videodisc release of a 2006 television documentary.
  • DVD; full screen presentation; stereo.
  • Closed-captioned.
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