American Dreams #4: Courtesy, Professionalism, Respect

Moira Tierney

Description

Shot on Elder Avenue in the Bronx: a mural painted in honour of Amadou Diallo, who lived just down the block; daily life in the ‘hood, where people are de facto targets for police bullets, but go about their daily lives regardless, doing the shopping, sweeping the street, looking after the kids …’

(Sourced from http://www.moiratierney.net/dreams4.htm on July 22nd 2016)

Details
Title

American Dreams #4: Courtesy, Professionalism, Respect

Year

2009

Creator

Moira Tierney

Medium

Moving Image

Form

Short

Genre

Activist, City Symphony, Text, Documentary

Subject

Diallo, Amadou, 1975-1999, Police brutality-United States, Racism

Language

French (fra); dialogue language

Duration

8 minutes

Original format

Physical: Film: 16mm

Aspect ratio

4:3

Colour

Colour

Sound

Sound

Rights

Copyright holder: Moira Tierney

Artist website

http://www.moiratierney.net/index.htm

Link to work

https://vimeo.com/40157005