April 5, 2017

BURN M**** BURN! : A conversation about the LA riots with director Sacha Jenkins.

“Burn M****, Burn!”  is a documentary directed by Sacha Jenkins which explores the tumultuous history of the Los Angeles Police Department and the black community. Starting from the Watts riots in 1965 through the LA riots in the aftermath of the Rodney King verdict.  Jenkins discusses the making of the film that was commissioned by Showtime Networks to air April 21st and April 29th to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the unrest.

 

 

 

CREDITS:

REPORTERS: Gabriel Tolliver
MUSIC: *Natural Born Killaz* by Dr. Dre/Ice Cube
PHOTO CAPTION & CREDIT: 1992 Los Angeles Riots courtesy of the Los Angeles Times

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