BLACK LIVES MATTER
  

2017

Black Lives Matter is about Police brutality faced predominately by African-American population due to deep rooted racism. A fictitious Police officer writing uncountable times Black Lives Matter on a chalkboard wall as a form of non-violent penalty.

7:19 min

Directors: Sasha Huber & Petri Saarikko
Actor: Joe Shavel
Producer: Sasha Dees (John106), Gerrit Vooren (Vooren Productions) 
Camera: Petri Saarikko
Editor & post production: Petri Saarikko
Location: College of Staten Island
 
In part made possible by VISEK, Arts Promotion Centre Finland, Snug Harbour, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, College of Staten Island
Thank you: Bonnie Chin and staff Snug Harbor, Larry Anderson, Shawna Salmon, Melissa West.

Currently shown at:
25.3.–24.9.2017
DNA of Water
Curated by Sasha Dees
Newhouse Centre for Contemporary Art
Staten Island, US



Sasha Huber & Petri Saarikko
Black Lives Matter
7:19 min
2017