Reel Deal I - Milk
“Director’s Commentary” format with extensive analysis of movie clips from film theory and psychoanalytic perspectives.
“'Milk' tells Harvey Milk’s story as one of a transformed life, a victory for individual freedom over state persecution…Sean Penn shows Milk as an ordinary man, kind, funny, flawed, shrewd, idealistic, yearning for a better world.” – Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun Times.
Starring Sean Penn and Josh Brolin
Directed by Gus Van Sant
Date/Time: Saturday, October 17, 2009
1:00 – 3:00 pm
Bloomfield Twp. Library
“Director’s Chair” facilitator: Donna Learmont, Ph.D.
Psychoanalyst: Carol Levin, M.D.
Academic: John Corvino, Ph.D.
General Public $15, APT Members and Students $5
For information call Dave Lundin - 248–229-5389
Participants will learn:
1) Perspectives on the inter-relationship of sexual preference, politics and culture in the US.
2) A view and discussion of the homosexual life style in the US.
3) A discussion of the causes of violence against the gay community.