The film stars David Oyelowo as the iconic civil rights leader and tracks King’s struggle to secure voting rights for all people, culminating in the march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, and President Lyndon Johnson’s signing of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
Director: Ava Duvernay
Cast: Carmen Ejogo, Cuba Gooding Jr., David Oyelowo, Oprah Winfrey
Production Year: 2014
Running Time: 127 minutes