Radical Southwest presents Willie


One of the leading photographers of the last 50 years,  Danny Lyon was the official photographer for Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), and present at almost all of the major historical events during the Civil Rights Movement. He has had solo exhibits at the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Menil Collection and the M. H. de Young Memorial Museum in San Francisco, and received two Guggenheim Fellowships; a Rockefeller Fellowship, Missouri Honor Medal for Distinguished Service in Journalism; and a Lucie Award. His classic film WILLIE, shot over the course of 15 years in Bernalillo, follows a man in constant, defiant conflict with and the judicial system. Followed by an on-stage interview with Andy Wulf, Director, New Mexico History Museum. (U.S., 82m, 1985)