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Penny: Champion of the Marginalized Previous Broadcasts

KQED World: Mon, Jun 17, 2019 -- 3:00 PM

PENNY is a multi-dimensional portrait of Penny Cooper, a celebrated criminal defense attorney, art collector, supporter of female artists, and protector of the underdog. Cooper's life brims with stories mirroring the profound changes in our country from the 1940s to the present. In this revealing documentary, Cooper proves herself quite the raconteur with seemingly unlimited anecdotes. Her stories are engaging; sometimes funny, and sometimes distressing. The film is a collection of these moments as told by Cooper and the people who have been impacted by her dynamic spirit. The talented lawyer and art enthusiast offers a unique perspective on important social narratives such as criminal justice, the artists and collectors who generate today's global contemporary art market, gender equality, and more. Through it all, she has found herself at the center of dramatic social progress for women. A role model and pioneer, Cooper perhaps owes much of her success in transcending the glass ceiling to her unwavering resilience, fortitude and infamous humility.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Jun 22, 2019 -- 10:30 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 21, 2019 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 21, 2019 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Jun 20, 2019 -- 12:00 PM
  • KQED World: Thu, Jun 20, 2019 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 18, 2019 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 18, 2019 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jun 17, 2019 -- 6:00 PM
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