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4 little girls

Author: Spike LeeSam PollardTerence BlanchardHome Box Office (Firm)Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks.All authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : Direct Cinema Ltd., 1998.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Birmingham Campaign was launched in 1963. Martin Luther King Jr. and other activists were soon jailed ... but it was the participation of the children that advanced the momentum of the Birmingham movement. They marched alongside the adults and were taken to jail with them as well. The 16th St. Baptist Church was close to the downtown area, it was an ideal location to hold rallies and meetings. On Sunday  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Spike Lee; Sam Pollard; Terence Blanchard; Home Box Office (Firm); Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks.; Direct Cinema Ltd.
ISBN: 1559746068 9781559746069
OCLC Number: 39028092
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Videocassette release of a motion picture originally shown on HBO television, February 23, 1998.
"The Story of four young girls who paid the price for a nation's ignorance"--Container.
Credits: Producer/director, Spike Lee ; producer/editor, Sam Pollard ; photography, Ellen Kuras ; music, Terence Blanchard.
Description: 1 videocassette (103 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 1/2 in. + 1 Teacher's Guide (8 p.)
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: 4 little girls: the Birmingham bombing
Four little girls
Birmingham bombing
Responsibility: an HBO Documentary Film in association with a 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks Production ; a Spike Lee Joint.

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"The Birmingham Campaign was launched in 1963. Martin Luther King Jr. and other activists were soon jailed ... but it was the participation of the children that advanced the momentum of the Birmingham movement. They marched alongside the adults and were taken to jail with them as well. The 16th St. Baptist Church was close to the downtown area, it was an ideal location to hold rallies and meetings. On Sunday morning, Sept. 15, 1963, dynamite planted by the Ku Klux Klan, exploded in the building ... under the fallen debris the bodies of [four] girls were found--Denise McNair, Addie Mae Collins, Carole Robertson and Cynthia Wesley died because of the color of their skin."--Container.

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