SoulsINQUEST: The UK is Not Innocent: The Story of INQUEST


Wed, 19 June 2024

3.30pm - 5pm


Platform, The Bridge - Platform, The Bridge, 1000 Westerhouse Road, Glasgow, G34 9JW

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Cost: Free entry


Type: Talk

PHOTO CREDITS: © Sarah Booker

The UK is Not Innocent is a 45-minute documentary film made by Rainbow Collective as part of INQUEST’s 40 Years heritage project. The film traces INQUEST’s evolution from a grassroots collective of families bereaved by state-related deaths to an established charity providing expertise on deaths in custody, exposing forty years of state violence and resistance in England and Wales.

Following the screening, there will be a Q&A exploring the role of visual arts in campaigns for social and racial justice.  Q&A will be chaired by Naomi Oppenheim (INQUEST) and will feature Rachel Hamada (Take One Action), Sarah Booker and Simon Israel

This film features addresses sensitives themes.
It includes material on the following: hateful language, racism, classism, sexism, mental ill health, sexual assault, child abuse, self-harm, suicide, violence, torture, death and dying. The 10th edition of Glasgow International Festival of Contemproary Art will take place between Friday 7 June and Sunday 23 June 2024.

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