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Yusuf Hawkins : Storm Over Brooklyn
Release Date: August 12, 2020
|Slogan||:||«His murder brought a community to its feet and a city to its knees.»|
|Production Companies||:||HBO, HBO Documentary Films, Lightbox Entertainment|
|Producers||:||T.J. Martin, Simon Chinn, Jonathan Chinn, David Kraemer, Charles Darby, Victorious DeCosta, N.J. Frank, Jeff Friday, Daniel Lindsay, Alexandra Moss, Melanie Sharee, Darius Person|
The 30-year legacy of the murder of black teenager Yusuf Hawkins by a group of young white men in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, as his family and friends reflect on the tragedy and the subsequent fight for justice that inspired and divided New York City.