Produced by the Black Panther Commemoration Committee, NY and Maysles Cinema
THEME: No. 8 of the 10-point party platform
We Want Freedom For All Black Men Held In Federal, State, County And City Prisons And Jails. We believe that all Black people should be released from the many jails and prisons because they have not received a fair and impartial trial.
All Power To The People: The BPP & Beyond
Lee Lew Lee, 1996, 115 min
Original Panther Lee Lew Lee examines the recent history of the radical left inside of the U.S., with a special emphasis on the U.S. Government’s racist and illegal COINTELPRO attacks on the Black/Latino/Native American community in general and the Black Panther Party in particular.
This program is in partnership with the Seventh Art Stand: Uplifting Black Voices which is a national film screening and discussion series which utilizes film to bridge communities and create new inroads for civil rights discourse. This series enters its second installment with Uplifting Black Voices Now and Then focused on the continually relevant need for films that empower African-Americans.