Documenting Power: 25 Years of Political Films on POV
Thursday, October 18, 2012
Marshall Curry, Filmmaker, Street Fight and If a Tree Falls
Laura Poitras, Filmmaker, The Oath and My Country, My Country
Shola Lynch, Filmmaker, Chisholm ’72: Unbought & Unbossed
Marco Williams, Filmmaker, Two Towns of Jasper
Moderator: Caryn James, Film and TV Critic, Indiewire
The Filmmakers: How Do They Cover Politics
How have documentaries changed our conception of politics? POV is public television’s premier showcase for independent documentary films. Throughout its illustrious history the series has been committed to dissecting political issues and illuminating the electoral process. This evening will bring together filmmakers whose works have challenged our conceptions of politics as usual. Each filmmaker will screen highlights of his or her work, and together they will discuss how you cover the political system, as well as obtain access to the private secrets of government.
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All DocFest Events
$20 General Public; $10 Paley Members/Students
Debate Viewing Party
$10 General Public; $8 Paley Members/Students
· General Public: $40 for admission for one person to any 3 DocFest events
· Paley Members: $25 for admission for one Member to any 3 DocFest events
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