Watch the Film then Join the Discussion: Rescheduled to January 21, 2021 at 5:00 pm
Film Description: “Selma” is a historical drama directed by Ava DuVernay and written by Paul Webb. It is based on the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting rights marches initiated and directed by James Bevel and led by Martin Luther King Jr., Hosea Williams, and John Lewis. “Selma” premiered at the American Film Institute Festival in November 2014 and expanded into a wide theatrical release in January 2015, two months before the 50th anniversary of the march. The film was re-released on March 20, 2015, in honor of the 50th anniversary of the historical march.
Available for viewing on Hulu, Sling, YouTube, Prime, Google Play, Vudu, and iTunes.
(Students and staff: Selma is available on the Swank Digital Campus database. Watch on Kanopy. Students will need to authenticate with their SID and password. Employees will need to authenticate with their network login (sans @) and their network password.)