Mighty Times: The Legacy of Rosa Parks

 

In Mighty Times: The Legacy of Rosa Parksboycott participants and witnesses are joined by their sons, daughters, grandchildren, cousins, nieces, and nephews to tell the story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott. The film begins with the traditional focus on Rosa Parks, but does provide very useful footage on the Bus Boycott overall. Free for teachers.

Credit: Directed by Robert Houston. Distributed by Teaching Tolerance, 2002. 40 min.

 


Location: Alabama
Type: Film
Grade Level: 7-9, 10-12
Time Period: 1950 -1974