Deciding Vote


World Premiere

SHORT | United States | 19 MINUTES | English |


New York, Documentary, Politics, Biography, Journalism

50 years ago, assemblyman George Michaels cast a single vote on New York's abortion bill that changed the course of American history but destroyed his political career in the process.

In Person

Thu June 08 - 8:15 PM
Screening with Open Captions

Fri June 09 - 2:30 PM
Screening with Open Captions

Wed June 14 - 6:00 PM
Screening with Open Captions

Sat June 17 - 3:30 PM
Screening with Open Captions

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Directed by Jeremy Workman and Robert Lyons

Jeremy Workman, Robert Lyons
Jeremy Workman, Robert Lyons, Melissa Jacobson
Gabriella Garcia-Pardo, Karen Rodriguez, Lynn Weissman, Jeremy Workman
Kristen Bye
Olivier Manchon, Clare Manchon
Executive Producer
Doron Steger, Sherry Steger
Eric Hahn
Jim Michaels, Lee Michaels, Sarah Michaels, Ruth Messinger


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