Heather Booth: Changing the World
The newest film by critically acclaimed filmmaker Lilly Rivlin is an inspiring look at how social change happens. Booth, a renowned organizer and activist, began her remarkable career at the height of the Civil Rights movement. Looking at Booth’s life, work and personal relationship with respected leaders such as Julian Bond and Senator Elizabeth Warren, the film explores the most pivotal moments in progressive movements that altered our history over the last fifty years.
Heather Booth: Changing the World blends archival and contemporary footage with interviews with close friends, clients, political colleagues, students and others to understand this one person’s legacy in progressive politics, organizing and empowering each of us to create change.
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Saturday, March 10 @ 5:00pm ArcLight Glenview
Jackie Kendall, Secretary/Treasurer, Democracy Partners and Marla Bramble, Director of Organizing, Jewish Council on Urban Affairs.
Sunday, March 11 @ 2:00pm ArcLight Chicago
Judy Hertz, Executive Director, Midwest Academy
- Director: Lily Rivlin
- United States, 2017
- 60 minutes