Selma Lord Selma

Selma Lord Selma

Director: Charles Burnett Cast: Mackenzie Astin, Clifton Powell, Yolanda King

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Overview

Noted African-American independent filmmaker Charles Burnett directed this made-for-TV movie, based on the memoirs of Sheyann Webb-Christburg and Rachel West Nelson, in which 12-year-olds Sheyann (Jurnee Smollett and Rachel (Stephanie Zandra Peyton), with fellow volunteer Jonathan (Mackenzie Astin), a white seminary student, join Martin Luther King's march from Selma to Montgomery. Selma Lord Selma was originally aired as part of The Wonderful World of Disney on Jan. 17, 1999, one day prior to the national holiday commemorating Dr. King's birthday; the broadcast featured an introduction by Dr. King's widow, Coretta Scott King.

Product Details

Release Date: 02/03/2004
UPC: 0786936233803
Original Release: 1999
Rating: NR
Source: Walt Disney Video
Region Code: 1
Sound: [Dolby Digital Surround]
Time: 1:29:00
Sales rank: 27,286

Special Features

Closed Caption; Featurette: A Bridge to Freedom; Spanish subtitles; Dolby Digital surround sound; Fullscreen

Cast & Crew

Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Meeting Dr. King [8:38]
2. Freedomland [8:15]
3. We Will March [5:27]
4. Let It Shine [7:24]
5. Morality vs. The Law [8:09]
6. Teachers' Revolt [6:23]
7. Out of Jail [6:24]
8. Now Is the Time [9:59]
9. The March [4:45]
10. Bloody Sunday [5:49]
11. Victory at a Cost [16:09]
12. End Credits [:49]

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Selma Lord Selma 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This is the best historical movie, not to mention the best out of all I've seen, that has been released. History is retold again, and brought me to tears at the end. Absolutely enjoying. I recommend this!
Guest More than 1 year ago
its a great movie we watched this year in Mrs.Lester`s 7th grade social studies class it was great but very depressing in parts but they get there freedom after they go through lots of things to get it