The Hard Stop (2015)

George Amponsah’s documentary tells the story of Mark Duggan, who was shot and killed in Tottenham following a ‘Hard Stop’ police procedure in 2011, an event which led to several days of violent riots in London.

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Synopsis

Documentary that follows Marcus Knox-Hooke and Kurtis Henville, close friends of Mark Duggan who was killed by the Metropolitan Police in 2011 sparking riots in London and other English cities, as they fight for justice for their friend while also struggling against the discrimination they experience on a daily basis. Duggan’s family and his two friends discuss their distress at the killing and the impact Duggan’s death has had on the community living in the Broadwater Farm area of Tottenham.

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