February One

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57 minutes
Source: California Newsreel

February One tells the inspiring story of four young men who initiated the lunch counter sit-ins in Greensboro, North Carolina, on February 1, 1960. Based largely on firsthand accounts and rare archival footage, the film documents one volatile winter in Greensboro that not only challenged public accommodation customs and law in North Carolina, but served as a blueprint for the wave of nonviolent civil rights protests that swept across the South and the nation throughout the 1960s.

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