• Short Summary

    Dr. Martin Luther King leads peaceful civil rights march in Selma, Alabama.

  • Description

    Title reads: "MARCHERS DEMAND CIVIL RIGHTS".

    Selma, Alabama, United States of America (USA).

    Panning shot crowds assembled outside church in Selma. M/S Dr. Martin Luther King addressing crowd. C/U Dr. King. Panning shot marchers lined up ready to begin the march. M/S Dr. King leading the marchers. Panning shot long line of marchers moving along road. M/S Dr. King. M/S line of state troopers and Sheriff's Deputies holding batons barring way of marchers. Pan to the marchers. M/S state troopers. M/S marchers kneeling down to pray. M/S Dr. King leading the prayers. M/S people praying. Panning shot ditto.

    Martin Luther King was leader of the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1802.34
    Media URN:
    55418
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:06:00 / 01:54:02:00
    Canister:
    65/24

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