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After her son, Dontre Hamilton, is shot 14 times and killed by a Milwaukee Police Officer in a popular downtown park, Maria rallies grieving mothers from across the country to join her in a cross country trip to demand justice on behalf of their sons.
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WATCH THE FEATURE LENGTH VERSION OF THIS FILM, The Blood is at the Doorstep on Amazon Prime: https://www.amazon.com/Blood-Doorstep-Police-Chief-Edward/dp/B07H11SJJF
Director: Erik Ljung
ERIK LJUNG is a freelance Producer and Director of Photography currently based in the midwest. His debut feature length documentary The Blood is at the Doorstep had its world premiere at the 2017 SXSW Film Festival where it earned a critics pick from The Hollywood Reporter. Most recently he was a Director of Photography on Netflix’s Making a Murderer pt. 2. He has shot and produced content for the New York Times, VICE News, Travel Channel, PBS Frontline and CNN. In 2016 he won a midwest Emmy for his work on public television’s Wisconsin Foodie. As a Director of Photography, he has worked with some of the world’s largest brands and ad agencies to produce commercial content, including a Cannes Titanium Lion winning campaign for Boost Mobile. He is a former Nohl Fellow, and a three-time Brico Forward Fund recipient for his documentary work.
Editor: Michael T. Vollmann
Michael’s editing credits include HBO, ESPN 30 for 30, CBS. He most recently directed the documentary “The 414s” (CNN Films) which premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival. Michael D.P.’d the feature doc “The Jeffrey Dahmer Files” (IFC) (2012 SXSW) which became a New York Times Critics’ Pick.