Director: Betsy West, Julie Cohen

2018, 97 minutes, Online Screening with Q&A, PG


Cast: Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Gloria Steinem, Nina Totenberg

Distributor: Magnolia Pictures

The purchase of an online screening allows you to participate in a live Q&A on Wednesday, May 20 at 8 pm with directors Betsy West and Julie Cohen, moderated by Melena Ryzik from The New York Times.

At the age of 85, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a lengthy legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon. But the unique personal journey of her rise to the nation’s highest court has been largely unknown, even to some of her biggest fans – until now. RBG explores Ginsburg’s life and career.  From Betsy West and Julie Cohen, and co-produced by Storyville Films and CNN Films. 

Questions for the Q&A’s may be submitted in advance. You can either submit them over email to submityourquestion@magpictures.com or tweet them using the hashtag #magnoliadocseries.

This film is screening as part of a series called MAGNOLIA PICTURES: A FEW OF OUR FAVORITE DOCS. Four films, each opening on a Friday, with a live Q&A the following Wednesday. 10% of ticket sales will be donated to a charity of the filmmakers’ choice. Q&A can be accessed on the same page where you purchase the film. Q&A will be archived if you are unable to watch live. You have five days to view the film once purchased.