Overreaching Policing

Produced by: 
2015 Documentary History Project for Youth
Year: 
2015
Duration: 
00:15:51

Individual Film Price:

Higher Education Institutions & Government Agency DVD | $49.95
K-12 & Public Libraries DVD | $49.95
Home Video DVD License – Restrictions Apply | $20.00


 


Documentary History Project for Youth Compilation Price:

This video is available for purchase as part of a Documentary History Project for Youth Vol. 18 - "Policed" compilation DVD.

Higher Education Institutions & Government Agency DVD | $139.00
K-12 & Public Libraries DVD | $79.00
Home Video DVD License – Restrictions Apply | $20.00

 

 


Scribe Video Center Program:

The Documentary History Project for Youth (DHPY) is an annual after-school, weekend and summertime digital media production workshop for middle and high school students. Each year, youth participants create short documentary films as a way to explore some aspect of the social, political and cultural history of Philadelphia. 

 


DHPY Student(s): Mark Spencer (West Philadelphia High School)

 


Instructors: Helyx Chase and NaOme Richardson

 


Film Summary:

This short documentary explains how some police officers harass black residents and do certain things that aren’t actually justified, In the documentary, some of the people interviewed recount stories where an officer has abused the power they have been given.