France 1968

Running time: 30 mins

Black Panthers

Director : Agnes Varda

Summary :
Filmed at BP rallies and demos to call for the release of Huey P Newton in Oakland California 1968

Country: France

Original Language: English

Setting: Oakland, California

Aspect Ratio: 1.37 Academy

Colour: Colour

Sound: Mono

Date acquired: Oct 2021
Date last seen: Thu 7th Oct 2021


Footage of a rally and demo outside the courthouse and interviews with key participants. 

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Review of "Black Panthers"

by rogerco on Thu 7th Oct 2021. Streaming proj @ home

A little bit thin on context this is a fragment of life documentary centred on a single event - a rally and demo. A couple of the interviews raised some interesting ideas about how to start a revolution.