Reel Civil Rights Film Festival presents "Memphis 13"
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 3:00 PM (CDT)
North Little Rock, AR
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Memphis 13 (2011) (35 min). Directed by Daniel Kiel.
On October 3, 1961, thirteen African American first graders broke the color line in the Memphis City Schools. The Memphis 13 is their story. The documentary features interviews with all 13 pioneering families and other key individuals - students, teachers, leaders - who lived through this historic time.
**Note: Director Daniel Kiel and 4 of the Memphis 13 will be in attendance:
Sheila Malone Conway
Watch a preview here: