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Do Not Resist

11/15 | 8:00 PM

UICA Members: $4, 
Public: $8

An urgent and powerful exploration 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– the directorial debut of Detropia cinematographer Craig Atkinson – offers a stunning look at the current state of policing in America and a glimpse into the future. The Tribeca Film Festival winner for Best Documentary puts viewers in the center of the action – from a ride-along with a South Carolina SWAT team and inside a police training seminar that teaches the importance of “righteous violence” to the floor of a congressional hearing on the proliferation of military equipment in small-town police departments – before exploring where controversial new technologies, including predictive policing algorithms, could lead the field next.

Directed By: Craig Atkinson
Genre: Documentary
Run Time: 72 Minutes
MPAA Rating: NR
Origin:  Netherlands

Earlier Event: November 11
A Man Called Ove
Later Event: November 18
Peter and the Farm