We Are the Dream: The Kids of the Oakland MLK Oratorical Fest
Movie was released on 2020-02-18, the IMDB rating is 5,7 (upd: 08-07-2020) and lasts 58 min. We Are the Dream: The Kids of the Oakland MLK Oratorical Fest belongs to the following categories: Documentary. Directed by Amy Schatz.Overview
Every year, hundreds of children from pre-K through 12th grade take the stage at the Oakland MLK Oratorical Fest, a public speaking competition where they perform poetry and speeches inspired by the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The film covers the months leading up to the 40th annual festival, as schools across the city send their top-placing students to compete. It is a portrait of young people raising their voices about issues they care about and of the unique community that celebrates and supports them.