THE SEVEN FIVE
NYC PREMIERE For Michael Dowd, being a police officer wasn’t a calling, it was just a job— and, assigned to the 75th Precinct in crime-ridden East New York, not an easy or lucrative one. Seizing the opportunity to profit, he stole money from drug dealers, eventually recruiting his partner into an expanding criminal ring. Their 1992 arrest exposed widespread corruption in the NYPD. Weaving together Dowd’s revelatory testimony from the investigation, dramatic surveillance footage and interviews with the primary players, The Seven Five tells his incendiary tale.
Director will be in person for the screening on 11/14.
Director: TILLER RUSSELL
Producer: Eli Holzman, Aaron Saidman, Sheldon Yellen
Cinematographer: Igor Martinovic
Editor: Chad Beck & James Carroll
Music: Amy Marie Beauchamp and Jose Manuel Cancela
Running Time: 102