2014 128 min
Biography, Drama, History
Alessandro Nivola, André Holland, Carmen Ejogo, Cuba Gooding Jr., David Oyelowo, Giovanni Ribisi, Omar J. Dorsey, Oprah Winfrey, Tim Roth, Tom Wilkinson
Won Oscar. Another 59 wins 87 nominations
“Selma,” as in Alabama, the place where segregation in the South was at its worst, leading to a march that ended in violence, forcing a famous statement by President Lyndon B. Johnson that ultimately led to the signing of the Civil Rights Act.