The Rodney King incident : race and justice in America

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  • Creator a film by Michael Pack ; Manifold Productions, Inc
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences : Distributed in association with Henninger Media, [1998] ©1998
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videocassette (56 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in
  • OCLC ocm40548418
  • Credits
    • Writer/producer/director, Michael Pack ; executive producers, Herbert I. London, Michael Pack ; narrator, Robert Prosky ; editor, Joseph Wiedenmayer ; director of photography, Kevin O'Brien

Summary

  • Presents the unedited version of the Rodney King videotape as well as new evidence ignored by the major media at the time. All of the key participants are interviewed, including Rodney King, the police officers, the state trial prosecutor, and former L.A. Police Chief Daryl Gates. All parties offer their divergent points of view about these tumultuous events.

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  • VHS.
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