Film

Taking Sides

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

Phyllis Wattis Theater

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.

Additional Info

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