WriterCharles Guggenheim DirectorCharles Guggenheim CountryUnited States
Release date1994 (1994) AwardsAcademy Award for Best Documentary Short Subject GenresDocumentary, Short Film, Indie film Similar moviesRelated Charles Guggenheim movies
A time for justice
A Time for Justice is a 1994 American short documentary film produced by Charles Guggenheim. It won an Academy Award in 1995 for Documentary Short Subject. The film was produced by Guggenheim and the Southern Poverty Law Center.
This 38-minute film, narrated by Julian Bond and featuring John Lewis, presents a short history of the Civil Rights Movement using historical footage and spoken accounts of participants. Events recounted are the Montgomery Bus Boycott; school integration in Little Rock, Arkansas; demonstrations in Birmingham; and the 1965 Selma to Montgomery march for voting rights.