Meet the son of "The Most Dangerous Man in the Room" 10/6@Rivertown Film
- Wednesday October 6th at 8PM, Rivertown Film at Nyack Center
POST-FILM Q&A WITH ROBERT ELLSBERG (SON OF DANIEL ELLSBERG)
AS A YOUNG GEEN TOBERT ELLSBERG HELPED HIS FATHER PHOTOCOPY THE PENTAGON PAPERS, AND AS A RESULT WAS SUBPOENAED TO TESTIFY BEFORE A GRAND JURY. HOIN HIM TO HEAR ABOUT HIS EXPERIENCES AND DISCUSS THIS EXTRAORDINARY MOMENT IN HISTORY.
Academy Award Nominee (2010) Best Documentary
Directed by Judith Ehrlich and Rick Goldsmith USA (2010), 92 minutes
The gripping story of Daniel Ellsberg, a top Pentagon analyst who in 1971 risked life life imprisonment when he leaked classified documents about Vietnam to the NY Times revealing the secret history (and government lies) behind a war he initially supported, and documenting how his courageous whistleblowing shook the nation.
"Pulses with the suspense and momentum of a sleek thriller...Engrossing history and astonishingly germane to present-day debates." Washington Post
Tickets available online at: www.brownpapertickets.com/event/123983 or by phone at (800) 838-3006
Tickets at the door:
$10 general admission $8 for students, seniors and Rivertown Film members $7 for student and senior Rivertown Film members
RIVERTOWN FILM AT NYACK CENTER Broadway at Depew Avenue, Nyack
For information: 845.353.2568 or www.rivertownfilm.org