Black Panthers Black Panthers
  • France, United States
  • 1968
  • 28 minutes
  • Color
  • 1.37:1
  • English
  •  

Agnès Varda turns her camera on an Oakland demonstration against the imprisonment of activist and Black Panthers cofounder Huey P. Newton. In addition to evincing Varda’s fascination with her adopted surroundings and her empathy, this perceptive short is also a powerful political statement.

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Film Essays

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Eclipse Series 43: Agnès Varda in California

By Michael Koresky August 13, 2015

The films Agnès Varda made while living on the West Coast of the United States are some of the most searching and challenging of her stellar career. Read more »

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Agnès Varda Is Everywhere!

October 09, 2015

Agnès Varda keeps popping up in the most unexpected places. Read more »


Film Essays

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Eclipse Series 43: Agnès Varda in California

By Michael Koresky August 13, 2015

The films Agnès Varda made while living on the West Coast of the United States are some of the most searching and challenging of her stellar career. Read more »


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