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American Experience.

"In exploring the last few years of his life, this ... American experience production traces King's efforts to recast himself by embracing causes beyond the civil rights movement, by becoming a champion of the poor and an outspoken opponent of the war in Vietnam. Tapping into a rich archive of photographs and film footage and using diaries, letters, and eyewitness accounts of fellow activists, friends, journalists, political leaders and law enforcement officials, this film brings fresh insights to King's impossible journey, his charismatic leadership and his truly remarkable impact."--Container.

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  • ""In exploring the last few years of his life ... American experience production traces King's efforts to recast himself by embracing causes beyond the civil rights movement, by becoming a champion of the poor and an outspoken opponent of the war in Vietnam. Tapping into a rich archive of photographs and film footage and using diaries, letters, and eyewitness accounts of fellow activists, friends, journalists, political leaders and law enforcement officials, this film brings fresh insights to King's impossible journey, his charismatic leadership and his truly remarkable impact."--Container."
  • ""In exploring the last few years of his life, this ... American experience production traces King's efforts to recast himself by embracing causes beyond the civil rights movement, by becoming a champion of the poor and an outspoken opponent of the war in Vietnam. Tapping into a rich archive of photographs and film footage and using diaries, letters, and eyewitness accounts of fellow activists, friends, journalists, political leaders and law enforcement officials, this film brings fresh insights to King's impossible journey, his charismatic leadership and his truly remarkable impact."--Container."@en
  • "Created by P.B.S., this Web site is an online companion to an American Experience film documentary that dispels the myths that have obscured Dr. Martin Luther King's story and reclaims the true history of a people's leader. It uses personal recollections, diaries, letters, and eyewitness accounts to show the remarkable impact Dr. King had on the world. In addition, the site contains video clips, a map of where people fought for civil rights across the U.S., and a forum to share your opinion."@en
  • "Millions were galvanised by Martin Luther King's dream of an America rid of racism. But five years after his stirring 1963 speech, he met a bloody end. This documentary recounts the story of the years that changed history."
  • "This work chronicles the last five years of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s life. Part 1 includes the events that led up to his arrest and incarceration in Bigmingham, Alabama, the March on Washington, his "I have a dream" speech, the enactment of the Civil Rights Act, and his receiving the Nobel Peace Prize; Part 2 includes the march from Selma to Montgomery, King's move to Chicago, the Poor People's Campaign, his "Mountaintop" speech, and his assassination.--Containers."
  • "Citizen King, a two-hour documentary from acclaimed film-makers Orlando Bagwell and Noland Walker, explores the last five years in the life of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. Personal recollections and eyewitness accounts of friends, movement associates, journalists, law enforcement officers, and historians illuminate this little-known chapter in the story of America's most influential moral leader in the 20th century."@en
  • "Citizen King, a two-hour documentary from acclaimed film-makers Orlando Bagwell and Noland Walker, explores the last five years in the life of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. Personal recollections and eyewitness accounts of friends, movement associates, journalists, law enforcement officers, and historians illuminate this little-known chapter in the story of America's most influential moral leader in the 20th century."
  • "This story begins on the steps on the Lincoln Memorial in August 1963 when a 34-year-old preacher galvanized millions with his dream for an America free of racism. It comes to a bloody end almost five years later on a motel balcony in Memphis, Tennessee. In the years since those events unfolded, the man at the center, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., has become a mythic figure, a minister whose oratory is etched into the minds of millions of Americans, a civil rights activist whose words and image are more hotly contested, negotiated and sold than almost anyone else's in American history."
  • ""Explores the last few years of Dr. Martin Luther King's life. The video traces King's efforts to recast himself by embracing causes beyond the civil rights movement, by becoming a champion of the poor and an outspoken opponent of the war in Vietnam. Tapping into a rich archives of photographs and film footage and using diaries, letters and eyewitness accounts of fellow activists, friends, journalists, political leaders and law enforcement officials, this film brings fresh insights to King's impossible journey, his charismatic leadership and his truly remarkable impact"--Container."
  • "Explores the last five years of Martin Luther Kings life by drawing on the personal recollections and eyewitness accounts of friends, movement associates, journalists, law enforcement officers and historians to illuminate the story of one of America's most important and influential moral leaders."@en
  • "Explores the live of Martin Luther King from his "I have a dream speech" in 1963 to his assassination in 1968, with insight from colleagues, journalists, historians, and scholars."@en
  • "This story begins on the steps on the Lincoln Memorial in August 1963 when a 34-year-old preacher galvanized millions with his dream for an America free of racism. It comes to a bloody end almost five years later on a motel balcony in Memphis, Tennessee. In the years since those events unfolded, the man at the center, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., has become a mythic figure, a minister whose oratory is etched into the minds of millions of Americans, a civil rights activist whose words and image are more hotly contested, negotiated and sold than almost anyone else's in American history."@en

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  • "Documentary films."@en
  • "Video recordings for the hearing impaired."@en
  • "Documentary television programs"@en
  • "Juvenile works"@en
  • "Biography"@en
  • "Biography"
  • "Biographical television programs."@en
  • "Biographical television programs."
  • "Documentary television programs."@en
  • "Documentary"@en
  • "Documentary television programs."
  • "Documentary"
  • "Biographical (Nonfiction)"@en
  • "Biographical (Nonfiction)"
  • "non fiction."
  • "History"
  • "History"@en
  • "Nonfiction films."@en

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  • "Citizen King, 1963-1968"
  • "American Experience."@en
  • "Citizen King"
  • "Citizen King"@en
  • "American experience."
  • "Citizen King : 1963-1968 /"
  • "Citizen King 1963-1968 /"@en
  • "American experience"