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Online exclusive! Available 7/31 - 8/20.

THE FIGHT

United States | 2020 | Eli B. Despres, Josh Kriegman, Elyse Steinberg

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ACLU lawyers battle the Trump administration over voting rights, abortion, parent-child separation, and the loss of a soldier's military career in this moving and inspiring new documentary. The Fight offers a revealing, behind-the-scenes look at unsung heroes who protect our freedoms and civil rights. Cleveland premiere. 96 min.

The Fight, a Cinematheque streaming exclusive, can be watched online from 7/31 thru 8/20 via the link below. (Doing so supports the Cinematheque.) Screening fee is $12, and after opening the film, you have 72 hours to watch it.

Immediately following the film there will be a pre-recorded discussion between Kerry Washington and the four ACLU lawyers featured in the film (Brigitte Amiri, Lee Gelernt, Dale Ho, and Chase Strangio). This conversation is exclusive to virtual cinema and in-theater engagements.

Additionally, patrons will have free access to a live Q&A on Sun. 8/2 with the filmmakers and lawyers, moderated by Ann Hornaday of the Washington Post. This will be also be archived and available beyond 8/2.

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