Mon. December 6, 2021 @ 19:30 PT

Attica

Director(s):
Stanley Nelson
Producer(s):
Stanley Nelson, Traci A. Curry
Distributor:
SHOWTIME Documentary Films, Firelight Films
A black and white picture of a group of men with their firsts raised in the air.

Synopsis

In the fall of 1971, tensions between inmates and guards at the Attica Correctional Facility are at an all-time high. On the morning of September 9, it all comes to a head when inmates erupt into one of the largest U.S. prison riots ever witnessed.

This digital screening includes a moderated filmmaker conversation that will be on demand with the film. Participants to be announced soon!

Captioning and ASL will be provided for this virtual showing and conversation.