HRWFF: The Blood is at the Doorstep
February 4, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
On April 30, 2014, Dontre Hamilton, a 31-year-old unarmed black man diagnosed with schizophrenia, was shot 14 times and killed by a Milwaukee police officer in a popular downtown park. This intimate verité documentary follows his family as they struggle to find answers and challenge a criminal justice system stacked against them.
Q&A discussion to follow screening with:
Filmmaker Erik Ljung and Dameion Hamilton
About the Festival
The Human Rights Watch Film Festival returns to the Museum of Photographic Arts on February 1 – 4, 2018. Now in its eighth year, the festival presents a unique program encompassing six films and discussions that address a wide range of human rights issues from around the world.
Financial support for MOPA’s film programming is provided by the City of San Diego
and The LJ Galinson Advised Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation.
Purchase tickets here