January 26, 2005

Eyes on the Screen

Eyes on the Screen

Eyes on the Prize is the most important documentary ever made about the Civil Rights Movement--but copyright restrictions have kept it from the public for the past 10 years. We can't let that continue. On February 8th help us bring this film back to a nationwide audience. Download the film today and organize a screening in your city or town. (via DownhillBattle.org)

In 2004 the Hallmark Channel was to air the mini-series 'Roots' in marathon format. But there had been no authorization to show 'Roots' in this manner. Instead of working out the details, the Hallmark channel ran a 'Gilligan's Island' marathon instead:

'Gilligan's Island' replaces 'Roots' Press Release

Posted by pl1x at January 26, 2005 11:58 PM