Pride in South Tyneside Film Festival – The Times of Harvey Milk


Suitable for ages 16+


The Times of Harvey Milk documents the political career of Harvey Milk, who was San Francisco’s first openly gay supervisor. The film documents Milk’s rise from a neighbourhood activist to a symbol of gay political achievement, through to his assassination in November 1978 at San Francisco’s city hall, and the Dan White trial and aftermath. There will be a Q&A after the film.

Seating is theatre style and not allocated. Tickets are free however limited.

If you are unable to attend please contact to release your space for other people.

  • Doors: 1.30pm
  • Venue: The Cookson Room, The Word

This event is supported by the Cultural Development Programme.

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