Meet Penny Cooper- "Champion of the marginalized". Celebrated criminal trial attorney, lesbian and staunch supporter of the arts. Penny has been at the center of profound changes in society from 1940s through the present. Despite facing incredible challenges Penny spins gold from every adverse situation, confronting each head on without ever losing her resilient perspective or sense of humor. Penny's incredible story inspires us all - even the next generation of aspiring groundbreakers!
2012 - 1st Place Winner Roy W. Dean Grant for Film Award
2014 - Fleishhacker Foundation Grant - for audio post-production
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PENNY DVDs w extras and Streaming available September 2017 - please check back!
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"The Film is like a good book, it's a page turner!" Carole Dean, From the Heart Productions
"Penny Cooper's strong sense of humor reminds me of former Texas Governor Ann Richard"
Don Schwartz, author Telling Their Own Stories:Conversations with Documentary Filmmakers