July 13, 2011

A new trailer for Steve James’ documentary The Interrupters has been released. James is responsible for 1994’s Hoop Dreams, which is widely regarded as one of the best documentaries of all time. In The Interrupters, the director takes on violence …

Sundance 2011: THE INTERRUPTERS Review

     January 23, 2011

Steve James’ documentary The Interrupters takes a strong subject, features compelling central figures, and is completely destroyed by its unwieldy runtime.  While James’ 1994 film Hoop Dreams was almost three hours in length, it never felt long because the story …

Trailer and Poster for THE INTERRUPTERS

     January 13, 2011

A trailer and poster for Oscar-nominee Steve James’ (Hoop Dreams) documentary The Interrupters have landed online.  The film, which will premiere at the upcoming 2011 Sundance Film Festival, follows the lives of three “violence interrupters” in inner-city Chicago as they …