The haunting first trailer for writer-director Ryan Coogler’s Fruitvale Station is now available. The Weinstein Company looks to have another winner on their hands with this based-on-true-events crime drama. Without giving anything away, the 2013 Sundance Film Festival winner of the Grand Jury Prize and the Audience Award for U.S. dramatic film centers on Oscar (Michael B. Jordan), a young man in the San Francisco Bay area who encounters friends, family, enemies and strangers on the last day of 2008. Also starring Melonie Diaz, Kevin Durand, Chad Michael Murray and Octavia Spencer, Fruitvale Station opens in limited release on July 12th. Hit the jump to watch the trailer.
Check out the first trailer for Fruitvale Station below (via Yahoo!):
Here’s the synopsis for Fruitvale Station:
The true story of Oscar, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008.