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Title Copwatch
Published Gunpowder & Sky, 2017
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2019
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (99 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
Summary This acclaimed documentary follows "WeCopwatch", an organization dedicated to filming the police. Its members captured the original videos of the deaths of Eric Garner in Staten Island and Freddie Gray in Baltimore that ignited the entire nation. Nominated for Best Documentary at the **Tribeca Film Festival**. *"It's uplifting and emotional, and there's a glimmer of possibility in an interaction with an officer near its end that turns both thoughtful and productive." - Jason Bailey, **Flavorwire*** *"Not only timely, but important." - Clay Cane, *****
Notes Title from title frames
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Performer David Whitt, Jacob Crawford, Kevin Moore, Ramsey Orta
Event Originally produced by Gunpowder & Sky in 2017
Notes Mode of access: World Wide Web
In English
Subject Police ethics -- Police misconduct -- Police brutality
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author Hall, Camilla, film director
Whitt, David, actor
Crawford, Jacob, actor
Moore, Kevin, actor
Orta, Ramsey, actor
Gunpowder & Sky (Firm), distributor
Kanopy (Firm), distributor