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Whose Streets?

Produced by Jennifer MacArthur
When the news cameras are gone the truth will be told.

Videos

Whose Streets? Official Teaser

Overview

Genre
Human Rights, Social Issues, Politics, Investigation, and Minorities
Synopsis

Told by the activists and leaders who live and breathe this movement for justice, WHOSE STREETS? is an unflinching look at the Ferguson uprising. When unarmed teenager Michael Brown is killed by police and left lying in the street for hours, it marks a breaking point for the residents of St. Louis, Missouri. Grief, long-standing racial tensions and renewed anger bring residents together to hold vigil and protest this latest tragedy. Empowered parents, artists, and teachers from around the country come together as freedom fighters. As the National Guard descends on Ferguson with military-grade weaponry, these young community members become the torchbearers of a new resistance.

Stage
finished
Running time
90 minutes

Credits

  • Sabaah Folayan ... Director
  • Damon Davis ... Co-Director
  • Jennifer MacArthur ... Producer
  • Chris Renteria ... Co-Producer
  • Chris McNabb ... Editor
  • Lucas Alvarado-Farrar ... Director of Photography
  • Samora Abayomi Pinderhughes ... Composer
  • Chris Renteria ... Unit Production Manager

Production Details

Prod. Co.
Whose Streets LLC
Country
United States
Years of Production
2014 - 2016
Locations
St. Louis/Ferguson, MO
Prod. Partners
Borderline Media

Distribution Details

Release year
2017
Festivals
Sundance, Full Frame, SF Film, True False, BlackStar
Distribution
Magnolia Pictures
Broadcast (Acq.)
American Documentary/POV
Language
English

Photos

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