Alabama Film Week: Selma (2014)

One dream can change the world.


Ava DuVernay

A chronicle of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, in 1965, forcing a famous statement by President Lyndon B. Johnson that ultimately led to the signing of the Voting Rights Act. Filming Locations: Selma, AL and Montgomery, AL

Credits

Director(s):

Ava DuVernay

Producer(s):

Jeremy Kleiner

Writer(s):

Paul Webb, Ava DuVernay

Cast:

David Oyelowo, Carmen Ejogo, Tom Wilkinson, Giovanni Ribisi, Tim Roth, André Holland

Composer(s):

Jason Moran