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Who Killed Colin Roach? (extracts)

Cat No: DSS0015
Duration: 00:10:58
Date: 1983
Location: London
Original format: Umatic
Colour: Unknown

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Who Killed Colin Roach? is Isaac Julien's first film, which reflects upon the death of Colin  Roach, a 23 year old who was shot at the entrance of a police station in East London, in 1982.
Even though the police claimed Roach had commited suicide, evidence  showed otherwise. Isaac Julien says that this work is essentially a response to the riots, an answer to certain fixed ways of looking at  black cultures, but also at those ways we might feel about ourselves.  

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