Friday 29 July 2016 | 6.15 – 9pm | STUN Studio at Z-arts
Please Note: We expect this showing to be very busy and limited space is available. Please book in advance where possible to avoid disappointment.
In August 2011, 29-year-old Mark Duggan was shot and killed whilst being arrested by armed police in Tottenham, London. This incident ignited a riot that escalated into a week of the worst civil unrest in recent British history. This film explores the life and death of Mark Duggan, and features his childhood friends, Marcus and Kurtis, as they struggle to come to terms with the death of their friend – whilst also waiting to see if the inquest into his shooting will provide them with a satisfactory version of the truth.
“Moving and insightful documentary about the controversial shooting of Mark Duggan.”
“A hard-hitting doc exploring the fallout from the killing by police of Tottenham man Mark Duggan.” ★★★★
Time Out London
Film of the Week, British Film Institute
Fade to Black is also pleased to welcome guest speakers Carol Duggan – Mark’s aunt, Tanzil Chowdhury – Northern Police Monitoring Project, Colette Williams – BlackLivesMatter Manchester, and supported by local poet Mark Mace Smith.
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Recommended age tbc
All proceeds from this event will be donated to the following organisations: