Steven Spielberg directs two-time Academy Award® winner Daniel Day-Lewis in “Lincoln,” a revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President’s tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come.
During President Lincoln’s tumultuous final months in office, he pursues a courageous course of action to end the Civil War, unite the country and abolish slavery.
As part of the Social Action Campaign for Lincoln, Participant Media is working with Disney's Education team to create curricula for high school students and teachers around the themes of leadership and civil engagement using content from the film and from Public Affairs' companion book, Lincoln: A President for the Ages.
The Disney Lincoln Learning Hub is home to a variety of tools about the 16th President of the United States of America. The learning hub features include a timeline, a Who's Who of Congress, One Brave Thing and additional educational resources.
Visit the Lincoln Learning Hub to download the official movie guide.
For information on the the Stand Tall: Live Like Lincoln campaign and how to apply for a free DVD for your school, visit The Lincoln Learning Hub.