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Whose Streets? (2017)

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An unflinching look at how the police killing of 18-year-old Mike Brown inspired a community to fight back and sparked a global movement.

Directors:

Sabaah Folayan, Damon Davis (co-director)

Writer:

Sabaah Folayan
2 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Lezley McSpadden Lezley McSpadden ... Self - Mother of Mike Brown Jr.
Michael Brown Sr. Michael Brown Sr. ... Self - Father of Mike Brown Jr.
David Whitt David Whitt ... Self
Montague Simmons Montague Simmons ... Self
Jamala Jamala ... Self
Ashley Yates Ashley Yates ... Self
Anthony Shadid Anthony Shadid ... Self (as Brother Shadid)
Kayla Reed Kayla Reed ... Self
T-Dubb-O T-Dubb-O ... Self
Catherine Daniels Catherine Daniels ... Self (as Mama Cat)
Tef Poe Tef Poe ... Self
Brittany Ferrell Brittany Ferrell ... Self
Kenna Ferrell Kenna Ferrell ... Self
Thomas Jackson Thomas Jackson ... Self - Ferguson Police Chief (archive footage)
Bassem Masri Bassem Masri ... Self
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An unflinching look at how the police killing of 18-year-old Mike Brown inspired a community to fight back and sparked a global movement.

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When the news cameras are gone the truth will be told. See more »

Genres:

Documentary

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language throughout | See all certifications »
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David Whitt: It was obvious military tactic. Come in, cut off their communication, round them up, you know what I'm saying? Then, once we had them under control, have them lose people, have a combat photographer come in and say like 'Hey, look, they going crazy' Yeah, they going crazy because we just cut off their communication and shot a couple of them. And then, later on, everything calm and all that and then everybody home, like 'Oh hey, they rounded up the insurgents' We in their country. How are they ...
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Not even close to a documentary!
15 November 2020 | by dtaaffe-29071See all my reviews

Don't kid yourself. This isn't even close to a documentary. This is a one sided TALE of a person who is trying to push his own agenda. If you watched any of the news videos or youtube videos when these riots took place, you could easily tell the videos in this so called movie were edited to show a specific side of events. I really expected some truth to come from this movie but I found very few actual facts being portrayed. Watching this was literally a waste of time unfortunately.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 August 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Whose Streets? See more »

Filming Locations:

Ferguson, Missouri, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$43,804, 13 August 2017

Gross USA:

$182,799

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$182,799
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Magnolia Pictures See more »
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Color
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