Films about Social Unrest in the United States during the 60s & 70s

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The War at Home (1979 Documentary)
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Interviews with people involved with and leading the Madison, Wisconsin area resistance to the Vietnam war. (100 mins.)
 
2.
The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 (2011 Documentary)
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Footage shot by a group of Swedish journalists documenting the Black Power Movement in the United States is edited together by a contemporary Swedish filmmaker. (100 mins.)
 
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The U.S. vs. John Lennon (2006 Documentary)
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A documentary on the life of John Lennon, with a focus on the time in his life when he transformed from a musician into an antiwar activist. (99 mins.)
 
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The Weather Underground (2002 Documentary)
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The remarkable story of The Weather Underground, radical activists of the 1970s, and of radical politics at its best and most disastrous. (92 mins.)
 
5.
Booker's Place: A Mississippi Story (2012 Documentary)
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While filming a documentary in Mississippi in 1965, Frank De Felitta forever changed the life of an African-American waiter and his family. In 2011, Frank's son returns to the Delta to examine the repercussions of that fateful encounter. (90 mins.)
 
6.
Salute (2008 Documentary)
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The black power salute at the 1968 Mexico Olympics was an iconic moment in the US civil rights movement. What part did the white Australian who ran second play and what price did these athletes pay for standing up for their beliefs? (120 mins.)
Director: Matt Norman
 
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Walkout (2006 TV Movie)
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Based on a true story, student activist and Mexican-American Paula Crisostomo (Vega), tired of being treated unequally... (110 mins.)
 
8.
Freedom on My Mind (1994 Documentary)
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Chronicles the Mississippi voter registration drive from 1961- 64. (105 mins.)
 
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Freedom Riders (2010 Documentary)
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The story of the Civil Rights Movement interstate busing protest campaign. (117 mins.)
Director: Stanley Nelson
 
10.
The Camden 28 (2007 Documentary)
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The Camden 28 explores how and why 28 individuals intentionally placed themselves at risk of arrest... (83 mins.)
 
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Before Stonewall (1984 Documentary)
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The history of the Gay and Lesbian community before the Stonewall riots began the major gay rights movement. (87 mins.)
“ This film only gets towards the 60s in the later half. It touches on the LGBT movement, Black Civil Rights movement, the Feminist movement, and the Anti-War movement. ” - clar-bar