CaribbeanTales Youth Film Festival, Celebrating Black History Month, presents its Gala Launch, featuring the Rosa Parks Story, by Julie Dash.
TORONTO – January 27, 2009
Celebrating Black History Month, renowned international director Julie Dash presents her stunning groundbreaking film, The Rosa Parks Story, at the Caribbean Tales Youth Film Festival Gala Launch. The film commemorates the late African American Civil Rights Activist Rosa Parks, whose bravery in refusing to relinquish her seat to a white person on an Alabama bus in 1955, triggered the first civil rights demonstration in the US and heralded the Modern Civil Rights Movement.
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