As part of our 10-day celebration of the moving image, the Atlanta Film Festival proudly presents the narrative feature film 1982 (90 min); programmed by Kristy Breneman.
Location: Plaza Theatre, Main Theatre
Seating Time: 4PM (4:30PM showtime)
Run Time: 90 minutes
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Directed by Tommy Oliver
USA, 2013, English, 87 minutes
Set in Philadelphia at the very onset of the crack cocaine epidemic, "1982" tells the story of a black father dealing with his wife's addiction and his efforts to shield his 10-year old daughter from the ill effects of having a drug addicted mother. Inspired by true events, "1982" is about a father who's willing to do whatever it takes to protect his family.
1982 is in competition as a narrative feature for the 2014 Atlanta Film Festival. For additional information and to view a trailer for this film, please visit this feature's home on our festival website here.
Kristy Breneman is the Atlanta Film Festival's Features & Special Presentations Programmer; this documentary feature was chosen by Kristy for exhibition, out of over 300 narrative feature submissions, for our 2014 festival audience and filmmakers.
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