James Baldwin:  The Price of the Ticket
James Baldwin The Price of the Ticket
Jimmy Turns
Ninety !!!
August 2, 2015 was James Baldwin’s 90th Birthday.
Our Celebration:  A Nationwide Series of Community Forums,
"Conversations with Jimmy"   ...  NEWS   ...  EPK


~ The Original Film ~
An Award-Winning Biography

Best-Selling Author & Civil Rights Activist
James Arthur Baldwin


• Feature-Length Documentary

• Produced on 16mm Film

• Film Premiere at Sundance, 1990

• Over 50 Festivals Worldwide

• Dozens of Awards & Honors

• Broadcast in Over 40 Countries

• In Thousands of Schools & Libraries


A Karen Thorsen Film
in association with
Maysles Films & PBS/American Masters

Film Festivals Sundance London Berlin Tokyo Syndey Istanbul Hong Kong Johannesburg

"Splendid" ~ Variety

"A video page-turner" ~ San Francisco Chronicle

"A haunting, beautifully made biography" ~ Los Angeles Times

"Stays with you after the program ends" ~ The New York Times

original film major funders