Television, What to Watch
Jan 21, 2019

HBO Educates us This Martin Luther King day Thanks to Their Documentary King in The Wilderness

Martin Luther King Jr. spent his life changing people. He changed hearts and minds with the power of his words.

King in the Wilderness paints a portrait of Martin Luther King in his final days. The documentary follows him from the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to his assasination in 1968. This powerful and insightful documentary is directed by Peter Kunhardt. Make sure you catch it on HBO. It is not only revelatory but also paints a dynamic view of our country then, with easy parallels to our country now. King in the Wilderness premiered on HBO in April of 2018.

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”  — Martin Luther King Jr.