We Shall Not Be Moved: The Nashville Sit-Ins


Year: 2011
Country: USA
Run Time: 11 minutes

The Nashville Sit-ins of 1960 were among the most important events of the Civil Rights Movement. Over a period of several months, college students from Fisk University and other schools staged a very well-organized, non-violent protest at downtown lunch counters. The protests caught the city's white establishment off-guard and culminated in the mayor agreeing to end segregation of lunch counters while facing thousands of protestors gathered on the steps of City Hall and the eyes of the nation watching. It was just the first step in ending segregation in all facets of life throughout the city and it inspired similar movements throughout the South.

CIFF36 Screenings

Friday, March 30, 2012 at 12:00 PM

Saturday, March 31, 2012 at 11:00 AM
This screening is on Stand By.

Shorts Program
Independent Shorts Program #11

Dave Porfiri, Linda Duvoisin

Nicolas Duval-Adassovsky, Laurent Zeitoun, Yann Zenou

Olivier Nakache, ╔ric Toledano

Mathieu Vadepied

Dorian Rigal-Ansous

Principal Cast
Franšois Cluzet, Omar Sy

Print Source

Mindflow Media
Dave Porfiri

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