Black Panthers

Black Panther

USA, 1969 (Unknown; 0h 14m)

This is the film the Black Panthers used to promote their cause. Shot in 1969, in Oakland, San Francisco and Sacramento, this exemplar of 1960s activist filmmaking traces the development of the Black Panther organization. In an interview from jail, Minister of Defense Huey P. Newton describes the origins of the Panther Party, Eldridge Cleaver explains the Panthers’ appeal to the Black community, and Chairman Bobby Seale enumerates the Panther 10-Point Program as Panthers march and demonstrate.

California Newsreel

Black Panthers

France / USA, 1968 (Agn├Ęs Varda; 0h 31m)

A short film of interviews and protests at a rally to free Huey P. Newton.

Date: June 27th, 2020
Time: 5:00pm
Finishes at: 5:50pm