American experience. Freedom riders [videorecording] / a Firelight Media production ; written, produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; produced by Laurens Grant.

Format
Video/Projected medium
Language
English
Published/​Created
[United States] : PBS Distribution, c2011.
Description
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

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Subject(s)
Related name
Library of Congress genre
Summary note
This inspirational documentary is about a band of courageous civil-rights activists calling themselves the Freedom Riders. Gaining impressive access to influential figures on both sides of the issue, it 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.
Notes
  • Title from container.
  • Originally produced as a documentary in 2010.
Creation/​Production credits
American experience is a production of WGBH Boston.
Target audience
Not rated.
System details
DVD, widescreen; 5.1 surround; region 1, NTSC.
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Other title(s)
  • Freedom riders
  • American experience (Television program)
ISBN
  • 9781608834013
  • 1608834018
Publisher no.
AMX62308
OCLC
691258761
Universal Product Code
  • 841887014045
Other views
Staff view

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