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Ruby Bridges

Directed by Euzhan Palcy
United States, 1998
Drama, TV Movie


As a six-year-old, Bridges was one of four black first graders, selected on the basis of test scores, to attend previously all-white public schools in New Orleans. Three students were sent to McDonogh 19, and Ruby was the only black child to be sent to William Frantz Public School.

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Ruby Bridges Directed by Euzhan Palcy

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