Awards

THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7

Description:
What was intended to be a peaceful protest at the 1968 Democratic National Convention turned into a violent clash with police. Protest organizers were charged with conspiracy to incite a riot and the trial that followed was one of the most notorious in history. Directed & written by Aaron Sorkin.

The panel was joined by Writer/Director Aaron Sorkin and moderated by Writer and Racial Justice Principal at the Skoll Foundation, Jimmie Briggs.