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Special Events ArchiveBelmont World Film's Family Festival 2019

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Belmont World Film’s 16th Annual Family Festival

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

USA | 60 min. | English
Age 5–12 ($6)
The ideals, people, and music connected to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as interpreted by Scholastic/Weston Woods Studios, including: Martin’s Big Words by Doreen Rappaport and narrated by Michael Clarke Duncan; March On! The Day My Brother Martin Changed the World, a personal, stirring account by Martin Luther King, Jr.’s sister, Christine; Rosa by Nikki Giovanni, about how Rosa Parks boarded a Montgomery, Alabama city bus and refused to give up her seat to a white man; and She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World by Chelsea Clinton, featuring stories about Harriet Tubman, Helen Keller, Clara Lemlich, Nellie Bly, Virginia Apgar, Maria Tallchief, Claudette Colvin, Ruby Bridges, Margaret Chase Smith, Sally Ride, Florence Griffith Joyner, Oprah Winfrey, and Sonia Sotomayor.