2017 Spectrum Film Festival: THE FREEDOM TO MARRY

| 2016 | 86 Minutes | |
Directed by Eddie Rosenstein

Thursday April 27, 2017


$25 General Admission, $20 Member
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Eddie Rosenstein

Evan Wolfson, Mary Bonauto, April DeBoer

Going behind the scenes to reveal the inner workings and key players of this historic civil rights struggle, this documentary follows Evan Wolfson, the man known as architect of the same-sex marriage movement, civil rights attorney Mary Bonauto, and their key colleagues as they wage their climactic battle before the United States Supreme Court, providing fresh perspective on the movement’s history along the way.
Post-show: Mary Breslauer conducts a Skype conversation with Mary Bonauto.
Dessert & wine reception in the lobby follows.

"In a political climate in which all things progressive are at risk, this film is a reminder of the long and difficult work that victory took as well as a notification that no triumph can be taken for granted." -- Kenneth Turan, LA Times

"Director Eddie Rosenstein makes this a suspenseful legal yarn and an essential history lesson." - Village Voice


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