Civil Rights Film

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Decision in the Streets

Decision in the Streets Video

October 15, 2020

Decision in the Streets shows the tumultuous beginnings of the Bay Area civil rights and peace protest movement from 1960 to 1965. Street demonstrations in the Bay Area during the first half of the 1960’s grew out of the peace movement and the support for the southern civil rights fight against […]

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Dream Deferred

Dream Deferred Video

October 3, 2014

Harvey Richards filmed and produced Dream Deferred for Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) for its southern civil rights movement voter registration drive in the spring of 1964, just before the famous 1964 Mississippi Freedom Summer. It is one of five civil rights films in the Harvey Richards Media Archive.  It is the second film Richards […]

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