Do Not Resist brings Steven Spielberg’s Minority Report disturbingly close to home.” — Michael Rechtshaffen, The Los Angeles Times

“Gratitude goes to those documentarians who shine a broader light, which is what Craig Atkinson does in Do Not Resist, about the disturbing militarization of U.S. police departments.” — Jay Weissberg, The Chicago Tribune/Variety

“An eye-opening experience.” — Dexter Filkins, The New Yorker

“When it was over, I had to force myself to exhale.” — Radley Balko, The Washington Post

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