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Strong Island

By

Yance Ford

Filmmaker Yance Ford’s brother William was killed by a white mechanic after a common complaint about a car repair spiraled violently out of control. Twenty-five years later, Strong Island invents a startling cinematic language to penetrate a devastating collision of grief, racism, and injustice.

Festivals & Awards

Sundance 2017: US Documentary Special Jury Award

Berlinale 2017: Panorama

Original title: Strong Island

Production: YANCEVILLE FILMS, LLC

Nationality: USA

Year of production: 2017

Running time: 107

Language: English

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