Dr. Joseph Lowery emphasizes the importance of honoring King in the correct context. Tony Brown explains the start of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. Experts discuss economics and protesting.
Hear portions of King's speech on August 1963. Taylor Branch discusses King's oratory.
Experts discuss why the television media loved King, the legitimization of his movement, and his criticism of U.S. militarism and economics.
During the Kennedy and Johnson Administrations, 400 blacks are added to the FBI Security Index; SCLC leaders are labeled communist subversives. In 1968, the government mobilizes the military in response to King's Poor People Campaign. Georgia Davis Powers describes King's assassination.
See footage of King's memorial service and funeral procession, and hear a speech where King discusses his funeral. Citizens and black leaders recall his death and activism.
Credits: Reflections of MLK
For additional digital leasing and purchase options contact a media consultant at 800-257-5126 (press option 3) or email@example.com.
In commemoration of Martin Luther King, Jr., this program from Tony Brown's Journal highlights Dr. King’s contributions through archival footage and interviews with some of his closest associates.
Length: 26 minutes
Copyright date: ©2000
Prices include public performance rights.
Not available to Home Video and Publisher customers.
Outlier: The Story of Katherine Joh...
Nat King Cole: Afraid Of The Dark
Saved in Vietnam
Sammy Davis, Jr.: I've Gotta Be Me
The Legend: The Bessie Coleman Stor...
The Black Panthers Still In Prison ...
Who Was Medgar Evers?
Ralph Bunche: The Lost Hero
132 West 31st Street, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10001
P: 800.322.8755 F: 800.678.3633
Sign Up for Special Offers!
© Films Media Group. All rights reserved.