skip to main content

Standing on My Sisters' Shoulders

1 hours 30 seconds

Videos are generally available for preview to non-members as short clips. Limited full-length titles are also available. Log In to view the full length title.

Browse Full-length Non-member Titles

The award-winning documentary is the compelling story of the Mississippi civil rights movement from the point of view of a group of remarkable and courageous women who changed the course of history. Their living testimony offers a glimpse into a unique moment in history when the promise of freedom and justice became a reality for all Americans. Some of the heroines of the film include Unita Blackwell, Mae Bertha Carter, Joan Trumpauer Mulholland, Annie Devine, Victoria Gray Adams, and Fannie Lou Hamer.

Media Details

Runtime: 1 hours 30 seconds

56 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Recently Added
52 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
23 minutes 18 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
10 minutes
Grade Level: K - 4
39 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
1 hours 27 minutes 27 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
20 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
16 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
All About the Holidays
Episode 54
1 minutes 34 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
All About the Holidays
Episode 4
1 minutes 1 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8