Advance Screening: DETROIT

 

Advance Screening: Detroit

Tuesday, July 25th at 7:00pm

RSVP: http://www.gofobo.com/jgYwB88887

Cast: John Boyega, Will Poulter, Algee Smith, Jacob Latimore, Anthony Mackie, Jason Mitchell, John Krasinski, Kaitlyn Dever and Samira Wiley

Director: Kathryn Bigelow (The Hurt Locker; Zero Dark Thirty)

Synopsis: A police raid in Detroit in 1967 results in one of the largest citizen uprisings in United States history. The story is centered around The Algiers Motel Incident, which occurred in Detroit, Michigan on July 25, 1967, during the racially charged 12th Street Riot. It involves the death of three black men and the brutal beatings of nine other people: seven black men and two white women.

Release: In Theatres August 4th

About The Author

Anthony Zangrillo is a third year student at Fordham University School of Law and the Online Editor of the Fordham Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment Law Journal. He will be joining the Capital Markets group at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP after graduation. While an undergraduate student at NYU, he founded the Motion Picture Club. (http://www.motionpictureclubs.com). You can find him on Twitter at @MPC.

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