DOWN A DARK STAIRWELLDirected by Ursula Liang
This film is only available to viewers in Southern California (excluding San Diego County) from September 24, 2020 at 12pm PT to September 27, 2020 at 11:59pm PT. Click here to watch the film in Eventive.
Director Ursula Liang (9-MAN, LAAPFF 2014) interrogates fixed ideas of systemic and institutional racism within and beyond law enforcement in this powerful documentary exposé on the wrongful death of Akai Gurley, a young African American man, at the hands of Peter Liang, a rookie Asian American NYPD cop. — Lindy Leong
Director: Ursula Liang
Executive Producer: Sally Jo Fifer, Lois Vossen
Produced by: Ursula Liang, Rajal Pitroda
Editor: Michelle Chang, Jason Harper
Missed the live artist conversation? Watch it below!
In this unprecedented year of reckoning as COVID-19 and Black Lives Matter disproportionately impact communities of color in the US, specific dialogues around BIPOC solidarity are more timely than ever. Join us and the filmmaking team behind DOWN A DARK STAIRWELL for a discussion on the perils and politics of re/imagining Asian and Black solidarity in art and activism. — Lindy Leong