After Trayvon
Alex Mallis

Friday Jun 27, 2014

Metrotech Commons
Downtown Brooklyn
5 MetroTech Center, Brooklyn, NY 11201
A, C, F or R Train to Jay Street Metrotech or 2, 3, 4, 5 to Borough Hall or B, Q or R to DeKalb

8:00PMDoors Open
9:00PMFilm Begins
10:45PMQ&A with filmmaker Keith Miller and cast members
No refunds. In the event of rain, show will be rescheduled. Please visit for rain details. Seating is first come, first served. No outside alcohol is permitted.


This Show Presented in Partnership With
Forest City
Downtown Brooklyn Partnership
Tribeca Film Festival
Free Show!
Free Show!

After Trayvon (Alex Mallis | Brooklyn, NY | 5 min.)

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One day after George Zimmerman was acquitted of the murder of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, a group of young men gathered in Fort Greene Park, Brooklyn, and discussed Trayvon's death, Stop and Frisk, and daily life.


Alex lives in Brooklyn, NY. His films have screened at IFF Boston, Hot Docs, DOCNYC, New Orleans FF, UnionDocs, and on The Documentary Channel and BBC News. His short SPOILS, a documentary about dumpster diving in New York City won the audience award at the 2013 Northside Film Festival. Alex is an occupier and created RIGHT HERE ALL OVER, a widely viewed and shared short documentary exploring the community and culture of Occupy Wall Street.

As director of photography, he shot Keith Miller's WELCOME TO PINE HILL (Grand Jury, Slamdance 2012) and FIVE STAR (Best Editing, Tribeca 2014). Alex is an MFA candidate for Integrated Media Arts at Hunter College (CUNY) and an active member of the Brooklyn Filmmakers Collective and the Meerkat Media Collective.

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