Set in 1965, during the turbulent early days of the right-to-vote movement. The story of a young schoolgirl in Selma, Alabama, who is inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to resist the degradation that her fellow African-Americans are suffering.
MPAA rating: PG.
Optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Originally broadcast on television in 1999.
Based on the book by Sheyann Webb and Rachel West Nelson as told to Frank Sikora.
Special features: featurette: A bridge to freedom.
Director of photography, Johnny Simmons ; editor, Nancy Richardson ; music, Stephen James Taylor ; production designer, Naomi Shohan.
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