Howard Zinn: The People Speak Trailer and Showing 6/9/10

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To live now, as human beings should live, in defiance of all that is bad around us, is itself a marvelous victory.”
– Howard Zinn (1922-2010)



“THE PEOPLE SPEAK” | one night only!

A film by Chris Moore, Howard Zinn and Anthony Arnove

Screening and Q&A Event
New York City
June 9th 2010 – 7:00 – 10:00p.m.
LGBT Center – 208 W. 13th St.

Purchase advance tickets ($15) at: Brown Paper Tickets.com

The film showing will be followed by a Q&A with co-producer and co-director Anthony Arnove and others from the film.

Based on Howard Zinn’s “A People’s History of the United States,” THE PEOPLE SPEAK brings to life the letters, diaries and speeches of everyday Americans who fought for equality and justice from the bottom up.

The feature film was co-directed by Chris Moore, Anthony Arnove and Howard Zinn

Features dramatic and musical performances by Allison Moorer, Benjamin Bratt, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Chris Robinson, Christina Kirk, Danny Glover, Darryl “DMC” McDaniels, David Strathairn,
Don Cheadle, Eddie Vedder, Harris Yulin, Jasmine Guy, John Legend, Josh Brolin, Kathleen Chalfant,
Kerry Washington, Lupe Fiasco, Marisa Tomei, Martín Espada, Matt Damon, Michael Ealy, Mike O’Malley, Morgan Freeman, Pink, Q’orianka Kilcher, Reg E. Cathey, Rich Robinson, Rosario Dawson, Sandra Oh,
Sean Penn, Staceyann Chin, and Viggo Mortensen


During the event concessions, beverages, beer and wine (21+) will be available for purchase.

Proceeds go to the Socialism 2010 scholarship fund.

One Response

  1. I can’t wait to go.

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