Eyes on the Prize

Eyes on the Prize

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Cast: Julian Bond

     
 

As produced by Henry Hampton via Blackside and originally broadcast in 1987 via PBS, the TV documentary series Eyes on the Prize incisively chronicles the struggle for civil rights in America's South, spanning the years 1954-1965. The program bore a unique angle in filtering the broader social context through the compelling human-interest stories of individualSee more details below

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As produced by Henry Hampton via Blackside and originally broadcast in 1987 via PBS, the TV documentary series Eyes on the Prize incisively chronicles the struggle for civil rights in America's South, spanning the years 1954-1965. The program bore a unique angle in filtering the broader social context through the compelling human-interest stories of individual lives. This set features the entire series as it originally aired. As a special bonus feature, it also includes an interview with Henry Hampton.

Product Details

Release Date:
04/06/2010
UPC:
0841887011099
Rating:
NR
Source:
Pbs (Direct)
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[B&W]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time:
6:00:00
Sales rank:
19,879

Special Features

Interview with Henry Hampton

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Julian Bond Narrator

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years 1954-1965
2. Movement [8:14]
3. Brown v. Board of Education [2:18]
4. Emmett Till [15:32]
5. Rosa Parks [5:21]
6. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Montgomery Improvement Association [8:06]
7. The Show is Your Show [14:51]
2. Battle Lines [4:47]
3. Resistance [7:09]
4. Little Rock [:40]
5. Impressions [7:08]
6. School's Out [8:42]
7. Ole Miss [15:55]
Disc #2 -- Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years 1954-1965
2. Direct Action [4:30]
3. Badge of Honor [5:28]
4. Boyscott [4:19]
5. March to City Hall [4:31]
6. SNCC [4:57]
7. Freedom Riders [5:11]
8. Safe Conduct [17:27]
9. The Deal [4:46]
2. Alabama [4:05]
3. Albany, Georgia [11:36]
4. A Setback [4:33]
5. Project C [8:14]
6. Children on the March [6:29]
7. The Breaking Point [4:52]
8. A Moral Issue [7:42]
9. Let Freedom Ring [8:24]
Disc #3 -- Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years 1954-1965
2. Citizens' Council [4:26]
3. Medgar Evers [12:01]
4. Freedom Summer [7:48]
5. The Fight For Control [7:54]
6. Chaney, Goodman and Schwerner [6:11]
7. MFDP [13:10]
2. Tensions Build [6:33]
3. Amelia Boynton [7:33]
4. Jimmie Lee Jackson [4:49]
5. Bloody Sunday [8:11]
6. A Call [13:01]
7. Three Words [4:13]
8. From Selma to Montgomery [12:00]

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