Old Time Disney Delights - Not a Princess in Sight!
Enjoy old-fashioned Disney films as we continue our series of Disney classics.
Shown with subtitles.
In 1965, Sheyann (Jurnee Smollett) and Rachel (Stephanie Zandra Peyton), two African-American girls from Selma, Alabama, become active in the Civil Rights Movement after they witness a speech by Martin Luther King Jr. (Clifton Powell). Along with a white seminary student named Jonathan (Mackenzie Astin), the two young girls participate in the famous Selma-to-Montgomery voting rights march, and remain strong even in the face of racism and violence.
Director: Charles Burnett
Production year: 1999
Studio: Walt Disney Pictures
Runtime: 120 minutes
Cast: Mackenzie Astin, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Clifton Powell, Ella Joyce, Yolanda King
Thursday, January 18 at 5:00pm
Roland Park Branch, Meeting Room
5108 Roland Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21210