While making the project every effort was made to be as authentic as possible to the truth of those times. I remember the actual stools that from the Woolworth's cafe counter in Greensboro, Miss where one of the most famous sit-ins had taken place were loaned to us to shoot that sequence.
The most amazing part of being involved in that film was standing in the presence of Robert Moses.
I think that Robert Moses may be one of the most important men still alive in this country. His work and continued efforts to educate and spread a word of love and freedom are astounding to me.
I was just recently looking around online for photographs I could possibly afford to purchase that concern this time period in American history and came across Robert Moses's website which has a great history of those tumultuous time, oh and guess what, some sound files as well.
I thought the audio files seem perfect for a first in a long time episode of Soundbytez.
Wiki Robert Moses
Robert Moses Telephone Interview
Conducted over the phone by John Greene and Jeremy Jackson
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