Behind the Video of Eric Garner’s Deadly Confrontation With New York Police

Winner of World Press Photo Award Short Feature 1st Prize

TIME talks with the man who filmed the fatal incident on Staten Island

Video reported by Paul Moakley, edited by Raymond Chu



Time's film 'Behind the Video of Eric Garner's Deadly Confrontation With New York Police' won first prize in the Short Feature category of the 2015 Multimedia Contest. In this video, jury member Bob Sacha explains what made this film stand out for the jury. See the gallery of 2015 Multimedia Contest winners: http://www.worldpressphoto.org/multimedia-gallery/2015-multimedia-contest