The FOLCS Film Series (also known as the FOLCS Film Festival) consists of screenings of blockbusters films, documentaries, and original shorts that portray the legal system and human rights in alluring and illuminating ways, followed by post-screening discussions with renowned artists, writers, public intellectuals, and members of the legal profession.
Join in the Conversations with influential artists, public intellectuals, and members of the legal profession. Explore the big ideas of the day, and how various themes of justice and injustice continue to inspire the artistic imagination, influence the law and society and resonate throughout the broader culture.
Trials & Error focuses on high-profile epic trials that captured the public’s imagination, exposed the human drama of cases that were tried not just in the courtroom, but in the media and the court of public opinion.
May 20, 2015
Past Event Highlights
Trials & Error: Hollingsworth v. Perry, Same-Sex Marriage on Trial
The FOLCS provides an unmatched perspective on the law, politics, and culture, and an entertaining evening, too. By shopping in our online store or becoming a member, you will help support our plans for future programs while receiving great benefits.
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