fruitvale-stationFruitvale Station
(July 26 2013; The Weinstein Company)

Summary: The true story of Oscar, a 22-years-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008.

Oscar Prospects: Best Picture, Best Supporting Actress

Runner Up: Best DirectorBest Original ScreenplayBest Film EditingBest Original Score, Best Sound EditingBest Sound Mixing

Long Shots: Best Actor


Early Word: Winner of Sundance’s top prize, rave reviews, and distribution from The Weinstein Company. The only thing that can really hurt this film with awards is it’s early release date.

MetaCritic: 85

The Players

Director: Ryan Coogler
Writer: Ryan Coogler
Starring: Michael B. Jordan, Melonie Diaz, Octavia Spencer
Cinematographer: Rachel Morrison
Production Designer: Hannah Beachler
Editor: Claudio Castello, Michael P. Shawver
Original Music: Ludwig Goransson