In the film, Martin Luther King is seen addressing hundreds of students and guests in the King's Hall at Newcastle University.
"I can assure you that your honouring me is this very meaningful way is of estimable value for the continuance of my humble efforts...
...though I cannot in any way say I am worthy of such a great honour I can assure you, you give me renewed confidence and vigour to carry on in the struggle to make peace and justice a reality."
- Dr Martin Luther King, 1967
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