'70s Summer Cinema Series: Milk
Individual Films: $8/$5 Members Series: $32/$20 Members Politics. Power. Scandal. The ‘Me’ Decade. Disco. Funny pants. However one defines the ‘70s, no definition is complete without the films from and about this pivotal era. This film series will explore American social and political life in the 1970s. From the director of Good Will Hunting comes this critically acclaimed and award-winning film starring Sean Penn about visionary civil and human rights leader, Harvey Milk. (USA, 2008, 128 min.) Rated: R. Series also includes Shampoo (1975), Being There (1979), The Candidate (1972), and Funny Face (1957). All films will include a post-show discussion with longtime film critic for The Philadelphia Inquirer, Carrie Rickey. In conjunction with Richard Avedon: Family Affairs from the collection of the Israel Museum, Jerusalem.
Date & Time
July 1, 2015