Behind the Movement is a fast-paced retelling of how Rosa Parks’ refusal to give up her seat launched the history-making Montgomery Bus Boycott. The film will reveal the untold story of how a group of everyday people decided this incident was the right time to take a stand for their civil rights and demand equal treatment.

Behind the Movement features:

  • Meta Golding as Rosa Parks
  • Roger Guenveur Smith as Raymond Parks
  • Loretta Devine as Jo Ann Robinson
  • Isaiah Washington as E.D. Nixon
  • Shaun Clay as Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
  • Derek Roberts as Fred Gray
  • Keith Arthur Bolden as Rev. Ralph Abernathy