The Times of Harvey Milk (1984)
May 22 is Harvey Milk Day. Learn more about San Francisco’s first openly gay supervisor in this documentary on his political career. The film chronicles Milk’s humble beginnings as a neighborhood activist, to being a symbol of gay political achievement, and to his tragic assassination in 1978. Featuring exclusive news reports, archival footage, and original interviews, the documentary is not only a biography on Milk, but an examination of social change, political activism, and the cultural life of San Francisco at the time.