Film Archive

Retrospective 2017
Black Panthers Agnès Varda

In the summer of 1968, the Black Panthers held several demonstrations in Oakland to raise awareness about the trial of Huey Newton.

Black Panthers

Documentary Film
France,
USA
1968
28 minutes
subtitles: 
No

Credits DOK Leipzig Logo

Agnès Varda
David Myers, Agnès Varda
Paddy Monk
Paul Oppenheim, James Steward
Agnès Varda described her film as an inflammatory reportage: In the summer of 1968, the Black Panthers held several demonstrations in Oakland to raise awareness about the trial of Huey Newton (1942–1989), a co-founder of the party.

Ralph Eue

Scared Very Scared

Documentary Film
USA
2017
7 minutes
subtitles: 
No

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Jay Rosenblatt (Locomotion Films)
Jay Rosenblatt
An electrifying meditation by Jay Rosenblatt about Donald Trump's (born 1946) first year in power. A recommendation for therapy does not seem absurd. The only question is whom this recommendation should be made to.

Ralph Eue