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Film Screening: "Berkeley in the Sixties"

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Cover for "Berkeley in the Sixties" film by Mark Kitchell.

Cover for "Berkeley in the Sixties" film by Mark Kitchell

Koret Auditorium

First Screening: 12-2 pm
Second Screening: 3-5 pm

In 1964 the Berkeley campus of the University of California became the seedbed of the nascent antiwar movement when student demonstrations culminated in the mass arrest of hundreds of protesters. Combining newsreel footage with interviews with some of the main figures of the protests, documentary filmmaker Mark Kitchell sheds light on the first, galvanizing stirrings of the Free Speech Movement and its subsequent influence on late-1960s radicalism. (117 min, 1990)

Director: Mark Kitchell

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This program is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. Please arrive early to guarantee admission.

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