Film Series

Thursday, February 01, 2007
Taking Sides

Part of Wide Lens: Oscar Documentaries

Date + Time

Thursday, February 01, 2007
7:30 p.m.

Location

Phyllis Wattis Theater

Overview

Nine from Little Rock, Charles Guggenheim, 1964, 21 min.
Harlan County, U.S.A., Barbara Kopple, 1976, 103 min.
Barbara Kopple in attendance

Go behind the scenes of two pivotal civil rights struggles in the American South. Guggenheim revisits the African American students at the center of the 1957 effort to integrate Arkansas's public schools, while Kopple chronicles the violent 1973 coal miners' strike in Harlan County, Kentucky.

Admission + Ticketing

Thursdays: $7 general; $5 SFMOMA members, students, and seniors. Does not include Museum admission.
Sundays: Free with Museum admission.

Film at SFMOMA is generously supported the Phyllis C. Wattis Foundation and by Carla Emil and Rich Silverstein.