The trailer is here for the new documentary “John Lewis: Good Trouble.” The documentary chronicles the moments of the civil rights icon life that have shaped his place in American history.
“He challenges the conscious of the Congress.”- Speaker Nancy Pelosi
The film follows the Georgia Democrat’s inspirational life through interviews and rare archival footage.
There is also interviews with Democratic party leaders like House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn of South Carolina, former Attorney General Eric Holder and Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland, who died in October. Younger members of Congress are also featured in the film.
“John Lewis: Good Trouble” takes its name from the congressman’s favorite quotation: “Good trouble is necessary trouble.”
The film will be released theatrically and available via home video by Magnolia Pictures and Participant, beginning July 3, according to CNN.