About The Film:
The newest film by critically acclaimed filmmaker Lilly Rivlin is an inspiring look at how social change happens. Booth, a renowned organizer and activist, began her remarkable career at the height of the Civil Rights movement. Looking at Booth’s life, work and personal relationship with respected leaders such as Julian Bond and Senator Elizabeth Warren, the film explores the most pivotal moments in progressive movements that altered our history over the last fifty years.
Heather Booth: Changing the World blends archival and contemporary footage with interviews with close friends, clients, political colleagues, students and others to understand this one person’s legacy in progressive politics, organizing and empowering each of us to create change.
Heather Booth: Changing The World
Running Time 60 minutes | Genre Documentary | Subject Academic Themes, American Jewish Life, Biographies, Women's Stories| Director Lily Rivlin | Country United States | Year 2017 | Language English