Feminist: Film Screening @Central

March 1, 2014 - 3:00pm-5:00pm (ended)

In celebration of Women's History Month, the Berkeley Public Library will be hosting a screening of the documentary film Feminist: Stories from Women's Liberation 1963-1970 followed by a Q&A with director Jennifer Lee.

This film compiles footage and photographs collected and filmed by Lee over a nine year period including interviews with Betty Friedan, Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (the Washington, D.C. delegate to Congress), Aileen Hernandez (the only woman to serve on the first Equal Employment Opportunity Commission), Kathie Sarachild (a leader in the consciousness-raising movement and Redstockings member), Frances M. Beal (cofounder of the Black Women’s Liberation Committee of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee) and more.

This free event will take place in the 3rd Floor Community Meeting Room.

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