Archival footage, animation, and music are used to look back at the eight anti-war protesters who were put on trial following the 1968 Democratic National Convention. -- imdb
This film documents an important, but largely forgotten incident in American history. On the eve of the Afghanistan War in 2001, the director, Brett Morgen, felt that there was a lack of American opposition to war and he created this documentary in response.
Jeffrey Wright, Nick Nolte, Roy Scheider, Liev Schreiber, Mark Buffalo, Hank Azaria, Dylan Baker
activism, protest, America, political prisoner, war, antiwar, free speech
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