A Vital Chapter Of American History On Film In 'Selma'
Director Ava DuVernay speaks to NPR's Michele Norris about making Selma , a searing depiction of the battle for voting rights ? and the first major movie about the life of Martin Luther King Jr.
'Selma' stars on poignancy and parallels of movie
NEW YORK (AP) ? At Sunday's premiere of "Selma" in New York, the cast acknowledged parallels between their film about the African-American civil rights movement and recent protests nationwide, calling attention to the deaths of unarmed black males at the hands of police.
Why ?Selma? Star David Oyelowo Was ?Frozen? on Movie Set
The film ?Selma? has won critical acclaim and four Golden Globe nominations, including the first ever for an African-American female director, and a best actor in a drama nod for David Oyelowo, who plays civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.Selma tells the story of the 1965 voting rights march led by King, and in an interview with ABC News? Amy Robach, Oyelowo, 38, said he felt a ?deep ...
Child injured in Fayetteville house fire
A child was seriously injured Sunday morning in a house fire on Selma Drive in Fayetteville.
Star Apps: 'Selma'
Fifty years after the Selma to Montgomery marches, celebrated civil rights leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner Martin Luther King Jr. is remembered through memorials, museums, and a national holiday. But a biopic, which has been in the works for years, is only now seeing the light of day. Actor David Oyelowo, who plays Dr. King, talks about the incredible resistance to " Selma ," the continuing ...
Palm Springs Film Fest: Oscar Hopeful 'Selma' to Open Academy-Favorite Gathering
Ava DuVernay's Golden Globe-nominated drama about Martin Luther King Jr. will kick things off Jan. 2, and 20 of 2014's top European films, including 11 Oscar submissions, will screen throughout the 10-day fest
'Selma' stars on poignancy and parallels of movie - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
NEW YORK (AP) - At Sunday's premiere of "Selma" in New York, the cast acknowledged parallels between their film about the African-American civil rights movement and recent protests nationwide, calling attention to the deaths of unarmed black males at the hands of police.
Brilliant ?Selma? shines a light on Martin Luther King Jr.
Brilliantly acted and directed, Ava DuVernay?s towering ?Selma? is Hollywood?s definitive depiction of the 1960s American civil rights movement ? as well as perhaps the most timely movie you?ll see...
It's Amazing How Much The New Martin Luther King Jr. Movie Resonates Today
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How Hollywood Played a Part in Real-Life 'Selma' March
ET's Kevin Frazier hosted a Q&A at Los Angeles' Museum of Tolerance after a Selma screening, getting those involved with the making of the film to dish on the reaction to the movie. "The energy that we're getting back from people, telling us their stories, telling us how they feel activated and energized by the story ... It's really unbelievable," director Ava DuVernay said. NEWS: Orpah Gets ...