Making the Case: A Supreme Court Justice and Her Bags

2020 Official Selection: Shorts

World Premiere

SHORT | United States | 15 MINUTES | English |

MAKING THE CASE: A SUPREME COURT JUSTICE AND HER BAGS

Documentary

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, for whom legal arguments are daily currency, examines her handbags, revealing a corner of a mind that has argued and won historic cases.



Playing in: Choose Your Battles

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Sun June 20 - 5:30 PM
Walter Gladwin Park
DATE PASSED

Bring your own blankets or chairs to relax in our socially distanced pods!

Line will be formed at Arthur Avenue and East 176th Street. Street parking will be best for this location. We may have select spots at E. 176th. 

BOROUGH TO BOROUGH SCREENINGS
The following items and actions are prohibited from the park: alcohol, audio recording devices, bicycles or scooters, chains or chain wallets, cameras larger than point-and-shoot (if you can remove the lens, don’t bring it), drones, fireworks, flags, Frisbees, illegal drugs or paraphernalia, laser pens or similar focused light, lighters, matches, musical instruments, pets or animals, selfie sticks, skateboards, vapes, smoking devices, sports balls, tents, tripods, umbrellas, unlicensed vending of any kind, weapons, video recording equipment, water squirt guns.


CAST & CREDITS

Directed by Jennifer Callahan

Making The Case, part of a five-borough documentary featuring New York City women, is Jennifer Callahan’s fourth film. Her pair of features, The Bungalows of Rockaway and Everything Is Different Now, spotlights communities thriving on the city’s fragile barrier island. She is currently filming on Jamaica Bay.

Director
Jennifer Callahan
Producer
Jennifer Callahan
Screenwriter
Jennifer Callahan
Cinematographer
Gordon Chou
Editor
Hélène Attali
Composer
Clare Manchon, LaFrae Sci
Associate Producer
Gordon Chou, Anna Stumpf
Additional Photography
Anna Stumpf
Assistant
Virginia Moore
Cast
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg