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Title Crisis : Behind a presidential commitment / ABC News ; Drew Associates ; producer, Gregory Shuker ; film makers, Richard Leacock, James Lipscomb, D.A. Pennebaker, Hope Ryden
Published [United States] : DocuRama ; New York, NY : Distributed by New Video Group, [2003]


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Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (53 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
Series The Robert Drew collection
Robert Drew collection.
Summary In June 1963, President John F. Kennedy and his brother, U.S. Attorney General, Robert Kennedy, forced one of the gravest racial confrontations of the 20th century. Despite a federal court order, Alabama Governor George Wallace vowed he would prevent 2 black students from entering the all-white University of Alabama. Watch as the crisis unfolds, capturing the story from all sides up until the dramatic end
Notes Originally broadcast as a television motion picture in 1963
Special features: includes the documentary "Faces of November"
Credits Narrator, James Lipscomb
Notes DVD, Region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
MPAA rating: Not rated
Subject Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963.
Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968.
Wallace, George C. (George Corley), 1919-1998.
University of Alabama.
Civil rights -- United States.
Civil rights movements.
College integration -- Alabama -- History.
Segregation in higher education -- Alabama -- History.
United States -- History -- 1961-1969.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Video recordings.
Author Shuker, Gregory.
Leacock, Richard.
Lipscomb, James.
Pennebaker, D. A.
Ryden, Hope.
Drew, Robert, 1924-2014.
ABC News.
Drew Associates.
Docurama (Firm)
New Video Group.
ISBN 0767057589