Freedom Riders - The AMERICAN EXPERIENCE film from PBS (2011)
Part of Seldom Screened Cinema 2011: The Stony Road and "Moving Toward Liberation: Freedom Riders 1961-2011" http://aarl.denverlibrary.org/events_exhibits/freedom.html
Veteran filmmaker Stanley Nelson’s inspirational documentary is the first feature-length film to depict the Freedom Riders group of civil rights activists. Nelson chronicles a chapter of American history that stands as an astonishing testament to the accomplishment of youth and what can result from the incredible combination of personal conviction and the courage to organize against all odds.
120 mins, Not Rated