Bobby Kennedy for President

Discussion to follow with director Dawn Porter and journalist and author Charlayne Hunter-Gault

Dir. Dawn Porter | Documentary | U.S.A. | 2018 | 65 min.

This docuseries by MVFF board member Dawn Porter (Trapped, Gideon’s Army) uses never-before-seen archival footage to transport us to a turbulent and dynamic era, letting Robert F. Kennedy’s voice and viewpoint be the guiding force. In its first episode, “A New Generation,” RFK leads his brother’s early 1960s presidential campaign with charm and tenacity. Featuring new interviews with confidantes and staffers, the series reveals what America gained and lost in the life, vision, politics, and hope of Bobby Kennedy.

MONDAY, AUGUST 06, 8:00 PM outdoors at the Beach Plum Inn, Chilmark

 
 

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