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For us the living the Medgar Evers story

Format: DVD 2015
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Summary
Medgar Evers was a former insurance salesman turned field secretary for the NAACP, and who was instrumental in organizing boycotts against discriminating southern white merchants and the desegregation of the University of Mississippi.
Additional Information
Subjects Evers, Medgar Wiley, -- 1925-1963 -- Drama.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Mississippi -- Jackson -- Drama.
Civil rights workers -- Mississippi -- Jackson -- Biography -- Drama.
Jackson (Miss.) -- Race relations -- Drama.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Biographical films.
Publisher Chicago, IL :2015
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles For us the living.
For us the living.
Medgar Evers story
Contributors Davis, Ossie, screenwriter.
Rotcop, Ken, screenwriter.
Schultz, Michael, 1938- film director.
Rollins, Howard E., 1950-1996, actor.
Cara, Irene, 1959- actor.
Avery, Margaret, actor.
Browne, Roscoe Lee, actor.
Fishburne, Laurence, III, 1961- actor.
MacLachlan, Janet, actor.
Rasulala, Thalmus, 1939-1991, actor.
Williams, Dick Anthony, actor.
Winfield, Paul, actor.
Fried, Gerald, composer.
Evers-Williams, Myrlie. For us the living.
Peters, William. For us the living.
Charles Fries Productions, production company.
Olive Films, publisher.
Participants/Performers Howard E. Rollins Jr., Irene Cara, Margaret Avery, Roscoe Lee Browne, Laurence Fishburne, Janet MacLachlan, Thalmus Rasulala, Dick Anthony Williams, Paul Winfield.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Alan J. Kozlowski ; editor, Harry Keramidas ; music, Gerald Fried.
Audience Not rated.
Language English
Notes Title from container.
Based on the book by Mrs. Medgar Evers with William Peters.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1983.
System Details DVD; Region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital.
Description 1 videodisc (87 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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