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Interview | Stanley Nelson: From the Black Panthers to #BlackLivesMatter Film

Ceasefire's Usayd Younis and Cassie Quarless talk to acclaimed director Stanley Nelson, whose new documentary film, 'Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution', received its European première at the The Sheffield International Documentary Festival last month.

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At this year’s Sheffield Doc/Fest we caught up with Stanley Nelson, multiple Emmy Award-winning documentary filmmaker and director of the new film ‘Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution’. The film chronicles the rise and fall of the Black Panther Party, originally founded in 1966 in Oakland, California, and features firs-thand accounts from prominent members of the organisation.

Usayd Younis

Usayd Younis is Ceasefire Digital Editor. He is a filmmaker and the director of black & brown, a production company that centres the stories of people of colour. He tweets at @usayd

Cassie Quarless

Cassie Quarless is a producer/director with a background in comedy and documentary. He is a co-director of 'Generation Revolution', a feature-length documentary film about young black and brown activists in London.

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