Films

King in the Wilderness

King in the Wilderness chronicles the final chapters of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s life, revealing a conflicted leader who faced an onslaught of criticism from both sides of the political spectrum.

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Future Films

The Interview Archive currently contains the full-length interviews from one documentary film. If the prototype proves valuable, we will add new films and interviews to the archive.

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Clifford Alexander, Jr.
Chairman, U.S. EEOC
Joan Baez
Musician and Activist
Harry Belafonte
Friend and Artist
Joseph A. Califano, Jr.
Special Assistant to LBJ
Xernona Clayton
Friend and Organizer, SCLC
Dorothy Cotton
Education Director, SCLC
Marian Wright Edelman
Mississippi Director, NAACP
Richard Fernandez
Church Activist
Mary Lou Finley
Staff Member, SCLC
Tom Houck
Organizer, SCLC
Jesse Jackson
Director, SCLC Operation Breadbasket
Clarence Benjamin Jones
Advisor and Personal Lawyer
Bernard Lafayette
Staff Leader, SCLC
John Lewis
Board Member, SCLC
Sam Massell
Mayor of Atlanta
Diane Nash
Field Organizer, SCLC/SNCC
Cleveland Sellers
Program Director, SNCC
C. T. Vivian
Director of Affiliates, SCLC
Andrew Young
Executive Director, SCLC

Educational Resources

A unique set of educational resources has been created for King in the Wilderness, including a screening guide and six classroom lessons.
A sample lesson:

Coretta Scott King

How did women leaders influence the Civil Rights Movement?

In this lesson students will expand their historical understanding and appreciation of women in the Civil Rights Movement, especially the role of Coretta Scott King as a woman, mother, activist, and wife. Students will also learn about other women leaders in the movement by listening and analyzing first-person interviews from the Interview Archive. More...