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Crown Heights / Amazon Studios presents ; in association with Washington Square Films/Black Maple Films ; an iAm21 production ; written and directed by Matt Ruskin ; produced by Nnamdi Asomugha, Natalie Galazka, Matt Ruskin.

Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Distributor: Los Angeles, CA : Broad Green Pictures, ©2017.
5 of 6 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
0 current holds with 6 total copies.
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  • ISBN: 9786317078628
  • ISBN: 6317078629
  • Edition: Widescreen.
General Note: Title from disc.
Based on WBEZ Chicago's This American life episode 'DIY' by Anya Bourg.
2017 DVD release of the 2017 motion picture.
Special features: Commentary with director Matt Ruskin & producer Nnamdi Asomugha ; The story behind Crown Heights.
Wide screen.
Creation/Production Credits: Music, Mark Degliantoni ; editors, Joe Hutshing, Paul Greenhouse ; director of photography, Ben Kutchins.
Participant or Performer: Lakeith Stanfield, Nnamdi Asomugha, Natalie Paul, Amari Cheatom, Marsha Stephanie Blake, Nestor Carbonell, Zach Grenier, Yul Vazquez, Josh Pais, Ron Canada, Bill Camp.
Summary: In 1980, a young man named Marvin Grant was gunned down in Flatbush Brooklyn. Clarence Lewis, a fifteen-year-old with a penchant for lying, told the police he saw what happened and was pressured to identify a suspect. This set into motion a series of events that led to the arrest of Colin Warner, an innocent teenager who lived in nearby Crown Heights.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
System Details: DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; Region 1.
Language: In English or Spanish dialogue ; English or Spanish subtitles ; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Authors: Ruskin, Matt, (film director,, screenwriter,, film producer.). Asomugha, Nnamdi, (film producer,, actor.). Galazka, Natalie, (film producer.). Stanfield, Keith, 1991- (actor.). Asomugha, Nnamdi, (actor.). Paul, Natalie, (actor.). Cheatom, Amari, (actor.). Blake, Marsha Stephanie, (actor.). Carbonell, Nestor, 1967- (actor.). Grenier, Zach, 1954- (actor.). Vazquez, Yul, (actor.). Pais, Josh, 1964- (actor.). Canada, Ron, (actor.). Camp, Bill, (actor.). Degliantoni, Mark, (composer.). Hutsching, Joe, (editor of moving image work.). Greenhouse, Paul, (editor of moving image work.). Kutchins, Ben, (director of photography.). Amazon Studios, (presenter.). Washington Square Films, (presenter.). Black Maple Films, (presenter.). iAm21, (production company.). Broad Green Pictures (Firm), (film distributor.).
Citation: Ruskin, Matt. "Crown Heights."

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