FRUITVALE

By Ryan COOGLER

WME - WILLIAM MORRIS ENDEAVOR ENTERTAINMENT - as SALES

Drama - Completed 2013


Festivals
& Awards

Sundance Film Festival 2013
U.S. Dramatic
Festival de Cannes 2013
Un Certain Regard
San Sebastian FF 2013
Pearls
    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • USA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Ryan COOGLER
    • Writer(s)
    • Ryan COOGLER
    • Producer(s)
    • Nina Yang BONGIOVI, Forest WHITAKER
    • Synopsis
    • Oscar Grant was a 22-year-old Bay Area resident who loved his friends, was generous to strangers, and had a hard time telling the truth to the mother of his beautiful daughter. He was scared and courageous and charming and raw, and as human as the community he was part of. That community paid attention to him, shouted on his behalf, and filmed him with their cell phones when BART officers, who were strong, intimidated, and acting in the way they thought they were supposed to behave around people like Oscar, shot him in cold blood at the Fruitvale subway stop on New Year’s Day in 2009.
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