Int. Cinema, "The Interrupters"
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7pm – 9pm
"The Interrupters" - Directed by Steve James, English, 125 min., 2011. The newest effort by the director/producer of acclaimed documentary "Hoop Dreams" (1994), "The Interrupters" explores the stubborn persistence of violence in American cities through the stories of three 'violence Interrupters' who have intimate knowledge of the ramifications of urban turbulence. Shot over the course of a year, "The Interrupters" captures a period in Chicago when it became a national symbol for violence in America. Part of the International Cinema Series.