Soundtrack for a Revolution

Date: 
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 - 4:30pm

Movie_SOUNDTRACK_2010Soundtrack for a Revolution (2010, 82 min.) tells the story of the American Civil Rights movement through its powerful music -- the freedom songs protesters sang as they fought for justice and equality.

The film features new performances of the freedom songs by top artists, including John Legend, Joss Stone, Wyclef Jean and The Roots; archival footage; and interviews with civil rights foot soldiers and leaders, including Congressman John Lewis, Harry Belafonte, Julian Bond and Ambassador Andrew Young.