63 Boycott


In 1963, more than 250,000 students boycotted Chicago’s public schools to protest racial segregation. Combining period footage with reflections from participants, ‘63 Boycott links the past with present-day concerns around inequality in the education system. Courtesy of Kartemquin.

Director: Gordon Quinn
Producer: Rachel Dickson, Tracye A. Matthews; executive producers Betsy Steinberg, Justine Nagan, Gordon Quinn
Cinematographer: Gordon Quinn, Rachel Dickson
Editor: Liz Kaar
Music: Tom Sivak
Language: English
Country: USA
Year: 2017