by Jessica Lane
December 1, 2017
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