Eyes on the Prize II: America At The Crossroads: Episode 1 The Time Has Come 1964-66
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Discusses emerging black voices of strident aggression. In the late '60s, black activists like Malcolm X and the SNCC (the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee), gain great steam and apply a fearless new philosophy. Across the country, these activists echo a relentless demand for equality, freedom, and power.
When Eyes on the Prize premiered in 1987, The Los Angeles Times called it ""an exhaustive documentary that shouldn't be missed."" The series went on to win six Emmys and numerous other awards, including an Academy Award nomination, the George Foster Peabody Award, and the top duPont-Columbia award for excellence in broadcast journalism.