Community Screening of "The Interrupters"
Thursday, June 14, 2012 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
Join us for a community screening of
The acclaimed documentary that tells the story of three violence
interrupters in Chicago who try to protect their communities from
the violence they once participated in.
We will be joined by special guest, AMEENA MATTHEWS, a Violence Interrupter with CeaseFire Chicago who is featured in the film.
Be sure to join us for this incredible film from Steve James, director of “Hoop Dreams”, and Alex Kotlowitz, author of “There Are No Children Here”.
5:30 - 6:00 || Reception
6:00 - 8:15 || The Interrupters
8:15 - 9:00 || Discussion
Discussion Moderated By
News & Public Affairs Director
WCNY Public Broadcasting