Soundtrack for a Revolution
Friday, August 7 - Thursday, August 13, 2009
Screening in DocuWeeks 2009. SOUNDTRACK FOR A REVOLUTION tells the story of the American civil rights movement through its powerful music — the freedom songs protesters sang in their fight for justice and equality. The film features vibrant new performances by top artists, including John Legend, Wyclef Jean, Joss Stone and The Roots; riveting archival footage; and interviews with civil rights foot soldiers and leaders, including Congressman John Lewis, Harry Belafonte, Julian Bond and Ambassador Andrew Young.
Filmmaker in person Thu 8/13 at 9:50!
- Country USA
- Language English
- Rating NR
- Year 2009
- Running Time 83 minutes
- Distributor Louverture Films/Freedom Song/Goldcrest Films International/Wild Bunch
- Director Bill Guttentag, Dan Sturman
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