MY NAME IS PAULI MURRAY
Pauli Murray's many accomplishments and challenges are spelled out in this deep dive into one of the most influential lawyers, activists, and clergypeople in recent history.
91 min | Feature | MY NAME IS PAULI MURRAY | USA
From the co-directors of RBG, Betsy West and Julie Cohen, comes another triumphant portrait of a titan of progressive history. Pauli Murray’s foundational and influential writing, photography, and voice are woven together to present the story of an often overlooked Black, nonbinary activist whose work continues to impact our legal system to this day. Unearthing the history of Pauli’s visionary legislation and undying commitment to justice, Murray is posthumously brought out of the margins in this celebration of Pauli’s love, light, and legacy.
This film will only be played theatrically.
Director: Julie Cohen, Betsy West
Writer: Talleah Bridges McMahon, Julie Cohen, Cinque Northern, Betsy West
Producer: Talleah Bridges McMahon
Executive Producer: Peggy Drexler, Elise Pearlstein, Jeff Skoll, Diane Weyermann
Cast: Pauli Murray, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Chase Strangio, Ruth Bader Ginsburg