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3 1/2 minutes, ten bullets / Ro*co Films Educational and Participant Media presents, in association with HBO Documentary Films ; a The Filmmaker Fund/Motto Pictures production, in co-production with Lakehouse Films and Actual Films, in association with Justfilms, Macarthur Foundation and Bertha, Britdoc ; produced by Minette Nelson, Carolyn Hepburn ; directed by Marc Silver.

Format Video (DVD)
EditionEducational edition.
Publication Info [Beverly Hills, Calif.] : Participant Media, [2015]
Distribution Info [Sausalito, Calif.] : Distributed by Ro*co Films Educational
Copyright Notice ©2015
Description1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Other author/creatorSilver, Marc (Film director), film director, director of photography.
Other author/creatorNelson, Minette, film producer.
Other author/creatorHepburn, Carolyn, film producer.
Other author/creatorBattista, Emiliano editor of moving image work.
Other author/creatorGold, Gedeon, editor of moving image work.
Other author/creatorBoekelheide, Todd composer (expression)
Other author/creatorRo*Co Films Educational (Firm) presenter, film distributor.
Other author/creatorParticipant Media presenter, production company.
Other author/creatorHBO Documentary Films production company.
Other author/creatorFilmmaker Fund production company.
Other author/creatorMotto Pictures production company.
Other author/creatorLakehouse Films, sponsoring body.
Other author/creatorActual Films, sponsoring body.
Other author/creatorJustFilms (Firm) sponsoring body.
Other author/creatorGeneral Douglas MacArthur Foundation sponsoring body.
Other author/creatorBertha Foundation, sponsoring body.
Other author/creatorBRITDOC Foundation, sponsoring body.
Variant title 3 1/2 minutes, 10 bullets
Variant title Three and a half minutes, ten bullets
Abstract "On Black Friday 2012, four African-American teenagers stopped at a gas station to buy gum and cigarettes. One of them, Jordan Davis, argued with Michael Dunn, a white man parked beside them, over the volume of music playing in their car. The altercation turned to tragedy when Dunn fired 10 bullets at the unarmed boys, killing Davis almost instantly. 3 1/2 minutes, ten bullets explores the danger and subjectivity of Florida's Stand Your Ground self-defense laws by weaving Dunn's trial with a chorus of citizen and pundit opinions, and with Jordan Davis' parents' wrenching experiences in and out of the courtroom. As conversations about Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, Walter Scott, Freddy Gray, and other victims of senseless violence play out on the national stage, 3 1/2 Minutes, Ten Bullets dives deep into the aftermath of Jordan Davis' murder. This intimate story of unnecessary loss in the face of insidious racism promotes seeing one another as human beings, with the hope that compassion will lessen the inevitability of racial bias, disparity and violence."--Container.
General notePremiere at the Sundance Film Festival 2015.
CreditsCinematography, Marc Silver ; editor, Emiliano Battista, Gedeon Gold ; music, Todd Boekelheide.
Technical detailsDVD; NTSC; 16:9, MPEG-2, Dolby Digital 2.
LanguageEnglish descriptive subtitles.
Genre/formDocumentary films.
Genre/formFeature films.
Genre/formNonfiction films.
Genre/formDocumentary films.
Genre/formNonfiction films.
Genre/formFeature films.
UPC 191091228999

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