Twenty-five years after the verdict in the Rodney King trial sparked several days of protests, violence and looting in Los Angeles, LA 92 immerses viewers in that tumultuous period through stunning and rarely seen archival footage. Produced by two-time Oscar winner Simon Chinn and Emmy winner Jonathan Chinn and directed by Oscar winners Dan Lindsay and TJ Martin, the film looks at the events of 1992 from a multitude of vantage points, bringing a fresh perspective to a pivotal moment that reverberates to this day.
Directed by Dan Lindsay and TJ Martin
Produced by Simon Chinn and Emmy winner Jonathan Chinn
The impact campaign for the film sought to educate and inform audiences about the 1992 LA riots. Picture Motion aimed to empower the film to be a tool for reflection and dialogue around the LA riots and their legacy. LA 92’s release marks 25 years since the riots. Picture Motion facilitated screenings of the film to mark the anniversary, bringing this story back into our current national conversations and policing, race, and the criminal justice system.
Picture Motion developed and managing the Screening Tour for LA 92, which includes outreach, engagement, and the creation of promotional materials for the screening events.