M.L. King, Jr. Day

Black Panther

Black Panther ›

T’Challa, after the death of his father, the King of Wakanda, returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation to succeed to the throne and take his rightful place as king. (more…)

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Marshall

Marshall ›

About a young Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, as he battles through one of his career-defining cases. (more…)

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A United Kingdom ›

Prince Seretse Khama of Botswana causes an international stir when he marries a white woman from London in the late 1940s. (more…)

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Hidden Figures ›

A team of African-American women provide NASA with important mathematical data needed to launch the program’s first successful space missions. (more…)

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Loving ›

The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, whose challenge of their anti-miscegenation arrest for their marriage in Virginia led to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme Court. (more…)

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Selma ›

A chronicle of Martin Luther King’s campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965. (more…)

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Belle ›

Inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle the story centers around the illegitimate mixed race daughter of Admiral Sir John Lindsay. Raised by her aristocratic great-uncle Lord Mansfield and his wife, Belle’s lineage affords her certain privileges, yet her status prevents her from the traditions of noble social standing. (more…)

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12 Years a Slave ›

In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. (more…)

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The Help ›

An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960’s decides to write a book detailing the African-American maid’s point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardships they go through on a daily basis. (more…)

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The Eagle ›

In Roman-ruled Britain, a young Roman soldier endeavors to honor his father’s memory by finding his lost legion’s golden emblem. (more…)

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: A Historical Perspective ›

A focus on the Civil Rights leader’s many groundbreaking accomplishments.

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Driving Miss Daisy ›

An old Jewish woman and her African-American chauffeur in the American South have a relationship that grows and improves over the years. (more…)

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