To commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, The Los Angeles County Steward’s Council presents “King: A Filmed Record…Montgomery to Memphis.”
Saturday, August 10, 2013
SEIU Local 721 Auditorium
1545 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90017
“King: A Filmed Record…Montgomery to Memphis” is a 1970 American documentary film biography of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and his non-violent campaign for civil rights and social justice. It uses only original newsreel and other primary material, unvarnished and unretouched, and covers the period from the Montgomery bus boycott of 1955 through his assassination in 1968.
The original newsreel segments are framed by celebrity narrators Harry Belafonte, Ruby Dee, Ben Gazzara, Charlton Heston, James Earl Jones, Burt Lancaster, Paul Newman, Anthony Quinn, Clarence Williams III, and Joanne Woodward.
Snacks will be served.
For more information or to RSVP, please contact ShaunaWoodard at (213) 251-3752 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Categories: Los Angeles County