For Us the Living: The Medgar Evers Story


1h 30m 1983

Brief Synopsis

The story of black civil rights leader, Medgar Evers, who worked as field director in Jackson, Mississippi, for the NAACP, and who, after delivering a speech in which he vowed to complete the task of assuring equal right to the African-Americans of Jackson, was assassinated on June 11, 1963.

Film Details

Also Known As
American Playhouse (03/22/83), For Us, the Living, the Living: The Story of Medgar Evers
Release Date
1983

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Synopsis

The story of black civil rights leader, Medgar Evers, who worked as field director in Jackson, Mississippi, for the NAACP, and who, after delivering a speech in which he vowed to complete the task of assuring equal right to the African-Americans of Jackson, was assassinated on June 11, 1963.

Film Details

Also Known As
American Playhouse (03/22/83), For Us, the Living, the Living: The Story of Medgar Evers
Release Date
1983

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

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