The Times of Harvey Milk (1984) is an American documentary film that premiered at The Telluride Film Festival, the New York Film Festival, and then on November 1, 1984 at the Castro Theatre in San Francisco. The film was directed by Rob Epstein, produced by Richard Schmiechen, and narrated by Harvey Fierstein, with an original score by Mark Isham.
The Times of Harvey Milk documents the political career of Harvey Milk, who was San Francisco's first openly gay
supervisor. The film documents Milk's rise from a neighborhood activist
to a symbol of gay political achievement, through to his assassination
in November 1978 at San Francisco's city hall, and the Dan White trial and aftermath.