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Berkeley In the Sixties
POV Season 4
Feature Film | 07/23/1991

From the Free Speech Movement to the anti-war protests to the last stand over People’s Park, Berkeley, California became synonymous with a generation’s quest for social, political, and cultural transformation. Six years in the making, Mark Kitchell’s extraordinary chronicle of those years was named Best Documentary of 1990 by the National Society of Film Critics and was nominated for an Oscar in 1991.

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Film Credits —

  • Mark Kitchell