Who Killed Colin Roach

Isaac Julien

1983, 37:00 minutes, colour, English


"Isaac Julien's short video, sets the Roach Family's personal tragedy in the context of the political campaign around Colin's death, and builds the case for an independent inquiry from some powerful interviews -particularly with Mrs. Roach- in which a broader analysis of law, police and state harassment take shape." Paul Gilroy (review from City Limits' Magazine Sept. 1983)

Available through the Albany Video Battersea Studios TV Centre

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Critical Writing

British/Canadian Video Exchange '84, 1984. Toronto: A Space, 1984.
The Making of 'Who Killed Colin Roach': Experiences
by Isaac Julien. Independent Video, Nov. 1983, no. 23 & 24.