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White Riot

Original title: White Riot
German title: White Riot
Great Britain, 2019

Director: Shah, Rubika
Production company: Smoking Bear Productions
Age recommendation: 14 years and up
Length: 80 min.
Film genre: Documentary

What kind of democratic resistance can young people offer in times of burgeoning racism? The filmmaker, who herself was faced with racism as a young woman, pursues the forces of the "Rock against Racism" movement in London in the mid-1970s. A movement embodied by the music of The Clash, Steel Pulse and X-Ray Spex.

BFI London IFF 2019, Berlin Generation 2020 (special mention), Kinotrip Ljubljana 2020, Independent FF Osnabrück 2020

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