16 BARS

Showtimes

Thu Nov 15, 2018, 9:45 PM | IFC Center
Thu Nov 15, 2018, 10:15 PM | IFC Center
Expected to Attend: Director Sam Bathrick, DP Alex Cullen,  Co-Producer/Editor Alistair Shurman,  Producer Adam Barton, and film subject Loretta Jackson 

NYC PREMIERE Grammy-winning hip hop artist Todd Thomasbetter known as “Speech” of the iconic group Arrested Development—leads a unique collaborative music workshop in the Richmond City Jail in Virginia. Striving to overcome their demons, four past and present inmates work side-by-side with Speech to transform their experiences, hopes and fears into songs. Exploring cycles of addiction and incarceration through the power of music and storytelling, the inspiring 16 Bars offers a window into rehabilitation.

 


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Official Site: http://16barsthefilm.com/
On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/16barsthefilm/
Director: Samuel Bathrick
Producer: EP Joe Lamont, EP Eric Michels, Producer Adam Barton
Cinematographer: Alexander Cullen
Editor: Alistair Shurman
Music: Todd Speech Thomas, Tennyson Jackson, Garland Carr, De'Vonte James, Anthony Johnston, Samuel Bathrick
Running Time: 94
Language: English
Country: USA
Year: 2018