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Social Cinema: Do Not Resist (2016)

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Social Cinema: Do Not Resist (2016)

Film
Wednesday, February 22
7 pm
Cost: Free
An account of the increasing use of military weapons and tactics by local law enforcement in the United States.

USA | 72 min | NR | DVD | Dir. Craig Atkinson

An account of the increasing use of military weapons and tactics by local law enforcement in the United States, counterpointed with civil unrest in Ferguson, Missouri following the shooting of Michael Brown in 2014.

"It's a sober account of police militarization in the 21st century that, no matter one's stance on the matter, makes a brutal statement." - Eric Kohn (indieWIRE)

There will be a discussion after the film with Jamala Rogers from the Organization for Black Struggle, St. Louis.

*Screening is presented in collaboration with the UW Havens Center for Social Cinema

This event is intended for UW-Madison students, faculty, staff and Union members and guests.

USA | 72 min | NR | DVD | Dir. Craig Atkinson

An account of the increasing use of military weapons and tactics by local law enforcement in the United States, counterpointed with civil unrest in Ferguson, Missouri following the shooting of Michael Brown in 2014.

"It's a sober account of police militarization in the 21st century that, no matter one's stance on the matter, makes a brutal statement." - Eric Kohn (indieWIRE)

There will be a discussion after the film with Jamala Rogers from the Organization for Black Struggle, St. Louis.

*Screening is presented in collaboration with the UW Havens Center for Social Cinema

This event is intended for UW-Madison students, faculty, staff and Union members and guests.

Presented by:

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WUD Film

film@union.wisc.edu
608-890-3000

A.E. Havens Center for Social Justice Logo

A.E. Havens Center for Social Justice

Patrick Barrett
pbarrett@wisc.edu 608-262-0854

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