“The Nation” is a vivid look at America’s oldest continuously published weekly magazine. Centered through Editor Katrina vanden Heuvel, as well as an impressive array of passionate writers, the film is a journey into the soul of American Journalism. With unfettered access and unfiltered honesty, “The Nation” captures the day-to-day pressures and challenges of publishing a weekly magazine, as well as illuminating how the past continuously ripples through and shapes current events. It is the story of The Nation – and the nation – evolving into the future, as it is guided by its remarkable past.
Date: Sunday August 28, 2016
Location: Dana Auditorium
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Director: Barbara Kopple (will attend the Festival)
Producer: Barbara Kopple, Suzanne Mitchell
Genre: Feature documentary
Length: 93 min