Do Not Resist by Craig Atkinson (USA, 2016, 72 min.). Join us for the New England premiere of an urgent and powerful documentary exploring of the rapid militarization of the police in the United States. Starting on the streets of Ferguson, Missouri, as the community grapples with the death of Michael Brown, Do Not Resist offers an array of timely stories that beg the question: who is it we “protect and serve”? The film recently won Best Documentary Feature at the 15th Tribeca Film Festival.
Following the screening, there will be a discussion with film’s Academy Award-nominated director Craig Atkinson.
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