1969, Paramount, 110 min, USA, Dir: Haskell Wexler

Photographed in and around the riots at the 1968 Democratic Convention in Chicago, MEDIUM COOL stars Robert Forster as a cynical TV reporter trying to maintain his equilibrium amid tear gas, yippies, black militants and working-class mother Verna Bloom. Written, directed and shot by Haskell Wexler.

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