The Interrupters

The Interrupters
  • 2011
  • US
  • 15
  • Directed by: Steve James

Documentary about three people who come up with a novel way of preventing violence in their Chicago community. Called the 'Violence Interrupters', they traverse the city, intervening in conflicts before they erupt into violence.

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The Interrupters

4 Aug 20114 stars

Intimate documentary exploring gun crime in the US

(12A) 125min Best known for his epic account of teenaged African-American basketball hopefuls Hoop Dreams, director Steve James returns in collaboration with the writer Alex Kotlowitz to inner-city Chicago for this sprawling documentary, which focuses…

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