Ignited States

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Shorts: Activism
Digital Screening Room Fri, May 14 12:00 AM - Thu, May 27 11:59 PM

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Standing up for what is right, fighting injustice, and taking charge of the conversation.

Access
Watch From:USA
Ticket Prices
General Public:$13.00 (+ $2 online fee)
Members:$10.00 (no online fee)
Film Info
Premiere Status:International Premiere
Programs:Shorts
Minnesota Made
Spotlight: Common Ground
Tags:Minnesota Made
Documentary
Activism
Social Justice
Advocacy
Black Perspectives
Release Year:2020
Runtime:30 min
Country/Region:USA
Language:English
Website:https://www.ignitedstatesfilm.com/
Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ixl4ogW4_c
Cast/Crew
Director:Jud Nichols
Editor:Matt Chase
Composer:Jonas Mune
Dex Barstad

Description

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A bold and scrappy documentary that follows a modern-day uprising in Minneapolis and beyond, as protestors demand justice for George Floyd.

Director Biography

Jud NicholsJud Nichols is a Minneapolis-based filmmaker who’s worked in narrative and documentary films. He began carrying a camera with him upon making a pact to fulfill his creative goals outside of his law practice in 2014. This endeavor landed him on a reality TV show called The Island where he was stranded on an island with 14 strangers who filmed their own experiences. He later made short documentaries in Africa, Latin America, and Asia, which have won awards in several film festivals. His work has been featured in Vice, Amazon, eenvandaag, and other networks worldwide.

Screening as a part of Shorts: Activism