Director: Alistair Banks Griffin
Writer(s): Alistair Banks Griffin
Starring: Naomi Watts, Jennifer Ehle, Brennan Brown, Emory Cohen, Jeremy Bobb, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Maritza Veer, Angel Christian Roman, Justin Clarke, John Palacio, Richard Bird, Ohene Cornelius, Sean Pilz
Synopsis: June was once a celebrated counter-culture figure, but that was a decade ago. She now lives alone in her South Bronx apartment, having all but cut herself off from the outside world. It’s the notorious “Summer of Sam” and June only has to look out of her window to see the violence escalating with the brutal summer heat. The city is on a knife’s edge, a pressure-cooker about to explode into the incendiary 1977 New York blackout riots.
Release Date: January 26, 2019 (USA) | Length: 99 min | Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller | MPAA Rating: Rated R for language and brief sexuality/nudity.
Note: Premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2019.
Tags: Justin Clarke, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Ohene Cornelius