Archival footage, animation, and music are used to look back at the eight anti-war protesters who were put on trial following the 1968 Democratic National Convention.

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Bobby Seale (voice)
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Leonard Weinglass ...
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Norman Mailer / Marshal 1 (voice)
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Archival footage, animation, and music are used to look back at the eight anti-war protesters who were put on trial following the 1968 Democratic National Convention.

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The convention was drama. The trial was comedy. See more »


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Rated R for language and brief sexual images | See all certifications »

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18 January 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Chicago 10: Speak Your Peace  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$42,724 (USA) (29 February 2008)

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$176,545 (USA) (18 July 2008)
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(Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente)

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1.85 : 1
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Life changing film
18 January 2007 | by (San Fransico, CA) – See all my reviews

Just saw this at the Sundance opening. An absolute life changing film. There aren't words that could ever describe the feelings evoked by this extraordinary film. You could feel the heart and soul poured into every frame- and the mix of animation and incredible soundtrack was so moving. An absolute must see for anyone who needs to be reminded that they are the difference that is needed to stop the current war and the violence that is inherent today and since the beginning of time. This film leaves you feeling like standing up and taking flight and making a move toward what is truly important- the pursuit of peace and all that comes with-it- making a stand, courage, understanding yourself and your place in the world and knowing when to say when. I truly believe this film will change many lives.


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