Milk Series

Game Changers

At key moments in history, remarkable individuals find the courage to reinvent the world as we know it. Get inspired by these cultural visionaries who point the way forward in a moment of profound social change.


Saturday, August 11, 1:15 PM

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Love, Marilyn

  • USA
  • 107
  • STC
    Director:
  • Liz Garbus
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A fascinating glimpse into the inner world of Marilyn Monroe’s life as told through her own private writings discovered 50 years after her death.


Sunday, August 12, 4:00 PM

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The Times of Harvey Milk

  • USA
  • 88
  • STC
    Director:
  • Robert Epstein
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The groundbreaking story of one of the first openly gay US politicians elected to public office.


Wednesday, August 15, 6:30 PM

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Heart of a Dog

  • USA
  • 75
  • STC
    Director:
  • Laurie Anderson
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From creative pioneer Laurie Anderson comes a wondrous personal essay on love, loss and absence centered on her beloved dog Lolabelle.


Friday, August 17, 8:45 PM

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Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip

  • USA
  • 82
  • STC
    Director:
  • Joe Layton
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    Subject:
  • Richard Pryor

The incredible stage act of comedy pioneer Richard Pryor bursts to life in this classic stand-up special.


Saturday, August 18, 2:15 PM

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Frida Kahlo

  • USA
  • 82
  • STC
    Director:
  • Elia Hershon, Roberto Guerra
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    Subject:
  • Frida Kahlo

Immerse yourself in the extraordinary world of celebrated Mexican painter Frida Kahlo. 


Sunday, August 19, 4:15 PM

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Jiro Dreams of Sushi

  • USA
  • 81
  • STC
    Director:
  • David Gelb
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    Subject:
  • Jiro Ono

A beloved portrait of the world's most revered sushi chef, 85-year old Jiro Ono.


Sunday, August 26, 3:45 PM

Eileen Gray

Gray Matters

  • Ireland
  • 76
  • STC
    Director:
  • Marco Orsini
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    Subject:
  • Eileen Gray

The fascinating and elusive life of architect and designer Eileen Gray, whose vision defined and defied the practice of modernism.

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