American experience. Freedom riders
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LocationCall NumberStatus
Ashburnham Stevens Memorial Library - DVDDVD 323.1196Available
Athol Public Library - AdultDVD 323 FREAvailable
Chicopee Main Library - Media (Upper Level)DVD 323.119 FREEDOMAvailable
Easthampton Public Library - General AdultDVD 323.11 FREEDOM #3010Display
Fitchburg Main Library - MainDVD-Doc Hist./Pol., FreedomAvailable
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Published
[United States] : PBS Distribution, c2011.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
ISBN
9781608834013, 1608834018
UPC
841887014045

Notes

General Note
Originally produced as a documentary in 2010.
General Note
Based in part on the book Freedom riders: 1961 and the struggle for racial justice by Raymond Arsenault.
Creation/Production Credits
Editors, Lewis Erskine, Aljernon Tunsil ; original music, Tom Phillips ; director of photography, Robert Shepard.
Description
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.
Target Audience
Not rated.
System Details
DVD, widescreen; 5.1 surround; region 1, NTSC.
Language
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.

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