Cinema of Law: Suffragette (2015)
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Berkshire Law Library
Overview of Cinema of Law: Suffragette (2015)
The Cinema of Law film series is back in March 2020, with movies in the auditorium of the Berkshire Athenaeum. Presentations are co-sponsored with the Berkshire Bar Association and the Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum. Presentations begin at 6 p.m. and the movies follow. All movies are free and open to the public.
The Berkshire Law Library is participating in a collaboration with historic sites, museums, libraries and institutions throughout the Commonwealth in the Massachusetts Suffrage Centennial Celebration, 100 Events for 100 Years. The first two movies in our Cinema of Law series are part of this celebration.
The Suffragette (2015)
Introduced by Attorney Holly Rogers
The Suffragette combines fictional and historical characters to dramatize the struggle for women’s suffrage in Great Britain, centering on the lives of activists during the years 1912-1913.