ROOTS (1977 TV Series)

Alex Haley traces roots of his African heritage back to the days of slavery & then to Kunta Kinte, captured in Africa, sold into slavery in the Colonies, but never giving up his dream of freedom.

Amazing Grace (2006)

This is the story of William Wilberforce, leader in Parliament of the fight against slave trading, & whose mentor was John Newton, writer of the hymn “Amazing Grace.”