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John Lewis : good trouble / Magnolia Pictures, Participant, CNN Films, AGC Studios present ; in assoication with Time Studios and JustFilms/Ford Foundation ; a Trilogy Film production ; producers, Erika Alexander, Ben Arnon ; produced by Laura Michalchyshyn ; directed by Dawn Porter

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Sausalito, CA : Ro*Co Films, 2020.


1 online resource (98 minutes)
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Title from resource description page (viewed December 03, 2020).
John Lewis, Stacey Abrams, Rep, Colin Allred, Ruth Berg, Sen. Cory Booker, Xernona Clayton, Bill Clinton, Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton, Rep. James E. Clyburn, Michael Collins, Elijah Cummings, Rep. , Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Eric Holder, Anthony Johnson, Brenda Jones, Bernard Lafayette, Jr., Reverend James M. Lawson, Jr., Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, Ethel Lewis-Tyner, Rosa Lewis-Tyner, Henry Lewis, Rep. John Lewis, John Miles Lewis, Samuel Lewis, Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez, Rep. Ilhan Omar, Rachelle O'Neil, Rep. Nancy Pelosi, Rep. Ayanna Pressley, Rep. Beto O'Rourke, Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, Jamila Thompson, Rep. Rashida Tlaib, Rep. Marc Veasey.
An intimate account of legendary U.S. Representative John Lewis's life, legacy, and more than 60 years of extraordinary activism. After Lewis petitioned Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to help integrate a segregated school in his hometown of Troy, Alabama, King sent 'the boy from Troy' a round trip bus ticket to meet with him. From that meeting onward, Lewis became one of King's closest allies. He organized Freedom Rides that left him bloodied or jailed, and stood at the front lines in the historic marches on Washington and Selma. He never lost the spirit of the 'boy from Troy' and called on his fellow Americans to get into 'good trouble' until his passing on July 17, 2020.
In English.
Critics' Choice Documentary Awards, Best Historical/Biographical Documentary, 2020
Lewis, John, 1940-2020.
United States. Congress. House -- Biography.
African American civil rights workers -- Biography.
Legislators -- United States -- Biography.
Documentary films.
Feature films.
Nonfiction films.
Biographical films.
Added Author
Porter, Dawn (Dawn Michele), director, producer.
Alexander, Erika, producer.
Bentovim, Arnon, producer.
Michalchyshyn, Laura, producer.
Magnolia Pictures (Firm), presenter.
Participant Media, presenter.
CNN Films (Firm), presenter.
AGC Studios, presenter.
Trilogy Films (Firm), production company.
Ro*Co Films Educational (Firm), publisher.
Film Platform, film distributor.
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