The Great Debaters (DVD)(2008) Description:

The Great Debaters A controversial figure challenging the social mores of the time Professor Melvin Tolson (Washington) used unconventional and ferocious teaching methods to shape a debate team at Wiley College a small African American university in Texas during the 1930s. Fighting against all odds and paving their way to success the team reaches a pivotal moment when they are faced with one of their greatest challenges yet… going up against Harvard Universitys critically acclaimed national championship debate team. The Great Debaters (DVD)(2008)