Release date:July 29, 2011
Studio:The Cinema Guild
Screenwriters:Steve James, Alex Kotlowitz
An epic tale of courage and hope, "The Interrupters" is a new film from acclaimed director Steve James ("Hoop Dreams") and award-winning author Alex Kotlowitz ("There Are No Children Here"). The film tells the moving and surprising story of three Violence Interrupters in Chicago who with bravado, humility and even humor try to protect their communities from the violence they once employed.