New York: The Living Theatre, 1963. Offset. 8 1/2 x 14 in. Near fine. Item #5691
A screening of 6 experimental and political films by Bruce Conner, Dan Drasin, and others focusing on civil disobedience, held by The Living Theatre. Also on the bill is Operation Abolition, a propaganda film created by the House Committee on Un- American Activities under J. Edgar Hoover. The screening took place on a Friday evening in 1963 as a benefit for the New York Committee for the General Strike For Peace, of which Judith Malina and Julian Beck were organizers. The General Strike For Peace consisted of many actions throughout the early 1960’s, with the goal of global nuclear disarmament.