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White Riot
White Riot (2020)

director: Rubika Shah

composer: Aisling Brouwer
With: Red Saunders, Dennis Bovell, Mykaell Riley, a.o.

duration: 80 minutes
VOD , Docs , Music/Musical

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"Rubika Shah's spirited documentary about the Rock Against Racism movement still resonates more than 40 years later. (...) Shah places [archive footage, newspaper clippings, handwritten letters and excerpts from Rock Against Racism's fanzine] alongside contemporary interviews with the movement's founders." - The Guardian

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Screening dates: White Riot

Sphinx Cinema Thu 15 Oct 2020 14:30 - 15:50 (80 min)
Sphinx Cinema Mon 19 Oct 2020 21:45 - 23:05 (80 min)
Sphinx Cinema Tue 20 Oct 2020 14:45 - 16:05 (80 min)


director: Rubika Shah
screenplay: Ed Gibbs, Rubika Shah
producer: Ed Gibbs
composer: Aisling Brouwer
Editor: Rubika Shah
Cinematography: Susanne Salavati

production company: Creative England
Distributor: Periscoop Films

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dialogue: English
subtitles: Dutch subt.
country: United Kingdom
year: 2020


RUBIKA SHAH: Liberty de Liberty (2014, short), Cannes Concierge: The Secrets of Looking After the Stars (2014, TV short), Gore Vidal: The Man Behind the Intellectual Legend (2014, TV short), Spike Lee: Do the Right Thing, 25 Years On (2014, TV short), Let's Dance: Bowie Down Under (2015, short), White Riot: London (2017, short), White Riot (2019).

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format: DCP


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