This Little Light of Mine: The Legacy of Fannie Lou Hamer

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When a poor Mississippi sharecropper fights crushing abuse of the Jim Crow South, the Civil Rights Movement finds an unlikely heroine.

This Little Light of Mine: The Legacy of Fannie Lou Hamer follows one woman’s journey from beaten field-hand to political powerhouse – and along the way proves every voice matters.

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Additional Information

Runtime: 26 min.

Rating: NR

Genres: Documentary, Biography, African-American Studies, Civil Rights

Subtitles / Closed Captioning: None
Festivals and Awards
Festivals:

March On Washington Film Festival, Martha's Vineyard African American Film Festival, NYC Independent Film Festival

Quotes:

“Her legacy is she helped change America. She helped to change Mississippi. And her legacy is a living legacy.” - Dr. Leslie McLemore, Former MFDP co-founder

“But I was overpowered because her voice.  She had this magnetic voice. She’d throw her head back and started singing.” - Dorie Ladner, Activist

“Mrs. Hamer stays in my heart.”  - Heather Booth, Activist