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STRONG ISLAND 

Directed by Yance Ford


Press Coverage: New York, March 17TH, 2017


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THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
Netflix Acquires Yance Ford's Sundance Doc "Strong Island", by Mia Galuppo, March 17, 2017

SHADOW AND ACT
Netflix Acquires Yance Ford's Powerful, Poetic Documentary "Strong Island", March 17, 2017

DEADLINE HOLLYWOOD
Netflix Nabs Yance Ford’s "Strong Island"; Sundance Doc Traces History Of A Murder, by Greg Evans, March 17, 2017

BROOKLYN MAGAZINE
The World Viewed: New Directors on Their New Films, Part II, by Aaron cutler, March 16, 2017

THE NEW YORKER
Three Genre-Expanding Documentaries About Racist Crimes of the Past, by Richard Brody, March 8, 2017

FILM COMMENT
Make It Real: See Through Me, "Strong Island" included in Piece on First-Person Filmmaking, by Eric Hynes, March 3, 2017

EXBERLINER
Berlinale Blog: Best and worst and most medium, by Ben Knight, February 19, 2017

INTELLECTURES.DE
"Strong Island" Included in Festival Wrap-Up, February 18, 2017

EXBERLINER
Berlinale Blog: Caught on "Strong Island", by Ben Knight, February 17, 2017

THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CINEMATOGRAPHERS
Sundance Film Festival 2017 Standouts, February 15, 2017

FORD FOUNDATION | EQUAL CHANGE BLOG
"Strong Island" Included in Festival Wrap-Up, by Cara Mertes, February 8, 2017

INDIEWIRE
"Strong Island" Exclusive Trailer: Sundance Award-Winning Documentary Gets a Stirring First Look, by Kate Erbland, February 6, 2017

LOS ANGELES TIMES
Sundance Wrap-Up Including Quotes from Yance Ford, by Steven Zeitchik, February 5, 2017

IONCinema
"Strong Island", Festival Wrap-up, by Eric Lavallee, February 2, 2017

SIGHT & SOUND MAGAZINE
"Strong Island" review: a haunting memento of institutional racism and personal grief, by Sophie Brown, January 31, 2017

ROGER EBERT
"Strong Island" Included in Festival Wrap-Up, by Walker King, January 30, 2017

INDIEWIRE
Sundance: "Strong Island" one of the 12 Best Movies of the 2017 Festival, January 30, 2017

FILMMAKER MAGAZINE
"You Are Forced to Look Very Carefully": DP Alan Jacobsen on "Strong Island", January 29, 2017

FORD FOUNDATION | YOUTUBE CHANNEL
"Strong Island", Video: Interview with Yance Ford, January 29, 2017

VARIETY
Sundance Winners, "Strong Island" wins U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award, January 28, 2017

FILMMAKER MAGAZINE
"Strong Island", Interview with Yance Ford, January 27, 2017

THE GUARDIAN
"Strong Island" review - an authentic, painful journey into injustice, by Charlie Phillips, January 26, 2017

INDIEWIRE
Powerful and Personal Look at Race in America - Sundance Review, by Eric Kohn, January 25, 2017

THE NEW YORKER
Yance Ford's Powerful Cinematic Memoir, "Strong Island", by Brandon Harris, January 24, 2017

THE WRAP
"Strong Island" Sundance Review: Murder Victim's Sister Pens a Haunting Elegy, by Dan Callahan, January 23, 2017

SCREEN DAILY
"Strong Island", Sundance Review, by David D'Arcy, January 23, 2017

THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
"Strong Island" : Film Review | Sundance 2017, by David Rooney, January 23, 2017

INDIEWIRE
"Strong Island" Included in Sundance LGBT Talent Preview, by Jude Dry, January 18, 2017

WHAT (NOT) TO DOC
2017 Sundance Docs in Focus: "Strong Island", December 30, 2016