'TIME’s Eric Garner Video Wins World Press Photo Award' by Oliver Laurent in TIME

"The video, directed by TIME’s deputy director of photography Paul Moakley, received First Prize in the Short Feature category. The New York Times came second with Ben C. Solomon’s Fighting Ebola Outbreak Street by Street, a seven-minute video following ambulance workers in Monrovia, Liberia.

“What’s remarkable in judging is how people from such different backgrounds can sometime totally agree, almost without communicating with any words, on the top prize winner,” says jury member and cinematographer Bob Sacha. “And ‘Behind the Video of Eric Garner’s Deadly Confrontation With New York Police’ was for us number one. No doubt, no objection, nothing.” "

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