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Soundtrack for a Revolution

Soundtrack for a Revolution

Shortlisted for an Oscar® and executive produced by Danny Glover, SOUNDTRACK FOR A REVOLUTION combines powerful archival footage of the civil rights movement, riveting testimony from those who were there, and original musical performances by superstars including John Legend, Wyclef Jean and Joss Stone.

Prom Night in Mississippi

Prom Night in Mississippi

In 1970, the town of Charleston, Mississippi, allowed black students into their white high school, but refused to integrate the senior prom. Twenty-seven years later, Charleston resident and Academy Award® winning actor Morgan Freeman offered to finance the prom — under the condition it be integrated.