THE TIMES OF HARVEY MILK is an interesting and at moments inspiring documentary about a notorious double killing that took place in San Francisco's city hall in 1978. One of the victims, Harvey Milk, was the USA's first openly homosexual elected official, a talented politician, a brave
and charismatic man, and, after his death, a nationwide symbol of gay pride and grass-roots activism. The film won an Oscar as Best Documentary Feature of 1984.
Born on Long Island, New York, in 1930, Harvey Milk becomes a Wall Street stock analyst after completing college and a tour in the Navy. In the 1960s he participates in anti-Vietnam War protests and moves to San Francisco,...