Freedom summer. Mississippi.1964. / American Experience Films ; Firelight Films ; written, produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; produced by Cyndee Readdean ; series producer, Susan Bellows ; a Firelight Films production for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation.
Contributor(s): Nelson, Stanley [screenwriter,, film producer,, film director.] | Readdean, Cyndee [film producer.] | Bellows, Susan [television producer.] | Grimberg, Sharon [television producer.] | Samels, Mark [television producer.] | Taormina, Catherine [voice actor.] | Hopson, Brian [voice actor.] | Tunsil, Aljernon [editor of moving image work.] | Phillips, Tom [composer.] | Rossi, Antonio (Antonio M.) [director of photography.] | American Experience Films [production company.] | Firelight Films (Firm) [production company.] | WGBH Educational Foundation [production company.] | Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) [broadcaster.] | PBS Distribution (Firm) [film distributor.].Material type: FilmSeries: American Experience.Edition: Wide screen version.Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.) : sound, color with black & white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscISBN: 9781627890229; 162789022X.Other title: Freedom summer.Uniform titles: American experience (Television program). Freedom summer. | American experience (Television program) Subject(s): 1900-1999 | African Americans -- Suffrage -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century | Civil rights movements -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century | Ethnicity -- Mississippi -- 20th century | Political activists -- Mississippi -- 20th century | Racism -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century | African Americans -- Civil rights -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century | Civil rights workers -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century | African Americans -- Civil rights | African Americans -- Suffrage | Civil rights movements | Civil rights workers | Ethnicity | Political activists | Race relations | Racism | DVD videodisc | Mississippi -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century | MississippiGenre/Form: Television programs -- United States. | Documentary television programs. | Historical television programs. | History. | Nonfiction television programs. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Documentary television programs. | Nonfiction television programs. | Historical television programs. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Television programs -- United States.DDC classification: 323.1196/073/09762
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Edited by Aljernon Tunsil ; original music by Tom Phillips ; director of photography, Antonio Rossi ; senior producer, Sharon Grimberg ; executive producer, Mark Samels.
Voice over actors, Catherine Taormina, Brian Hopson.
Originally produced as an episode of the PBS television program American Experience on June 24, 2014.
"In the hot and deadly summer of 1964, the nation could not turn away from Mississippi. Over 10 memorable weeks known as Freedom Summer, more than 700 student volunteers joined with organizers and local African Americans in a historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in one of the nation's most segregated states ... even in the face of intimidation, physical violence, and death"--Container.
DVD, NTSC, region 1, wide screen, 5.1 surround.
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Official selection, Sundance Film Festival 2014.