Film Kits

Bring social justice topics to life with our classroom-friendly films and user guides. Teaching Tolerance film kits are FREE for use in K12 schools, schools of education, public libraries, houses of worship and youth-serving nonprofit organizations. Click on each of the films below to order or stream online, based on availability.


‘Bibi’ film poster.
This film explores intersectionality in a powerful way, illustrating the beauty and conflict that can arise as we move between languages, places and societal expectations. (Available for streaming only)

An Outrage

Cover of 'An Outrage: A Documentary Film About Lynching in the American South.'
This film takes viewers to the very communities where heinous acts of violence took place, offering a painful look back at lives lost to lynching and a critical look forward. (Available for streaming only)

Viva La Causa

Cover for 'Viva La Causa,' the story of Cesar Chavez and a great movement for social justice.
Viva La Causa focuses on one of the seminal events in the march for human rights - the grape strike and boycott led by César Chávez and Dolores Huerta. (Available for order)

Starting Small

Cover of 'Starting Small: Teaching Tolerance in Preschool and the Early Grades.'
Designed for in-service programs, this training tool for early grades educators profiles classrooms in which peace, equity and justice are guiding themes. (Available for order)

Selma | The Bridge to the Ballot

Cover of 'Selma: The Bridge to the Ballot,' a Teaching Tolerance film.
The film tells the story of a courageous group of students and teachers who, along with other activists, fought a nonviolent battle to win voting rights for African Americans in the South. (Available for order)

One Survivor Remembers

Cover for the film 'One Survivor Remembers,' a film focused on Gerda Weissmann, a holocaust survivor.
This Oscar-winning documentary presents Gerda Weissmann Klein’s account of surviving the Holocaust as a child. (Available for streaming only)

Mighty Times | The Children's March

Cover of 'Mighty Times | The Children's March.'
This special teachers' edition of the Oscar-winning documentary film tells the heroic story of the young people in Birmingham, Alabama, who brought segregation to its knees. (Available for order)