"Protest: The Story of the Gainesville Eight"
"Protest: The Story of the Gainesville Eight" is a documentary produced locally by Alan Saperstein in 1996. The "Gainesville Eight" was the name given collectively to the defendants in a 1973 trial of Vietnam Veterans Against the War activists who were charged with conspiring to disrupt the 1972 Republican Convention in Miami and subsequently acquitted. The film includes interviews with the jury and prosecution. Trial defendant Scott Camil will be present after the film for discussion and Q&A.
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