***WINNER*** Best Documentary, 2013 Tribeca Film Festival's "Our City, My Story" Youth Showcase
Friday, April 26th, 7:00pm *PREMIERE* Harlem Hospital 506 Lenox Ave @ 136th St
Triggering Wounds 2013, 15 min. Directed and produced by students in The Maysles Institute Teen Producers Academy, and their production company No Straight Media, in partnership Harlem Hospital Center and The New York County District Attorney's Office.
Triggering Wounds tells the moving story of a young man from Harlem coming to terms with the impact of gun violence on his life and his community. Verite scenes with families, emergency responders, community activists, and law enforcement interweave to provide an intimate portrait of a community struggling to understand, heal, and transform in the face of this devastating violence. This film will be shown to victims of gun and knife violence in Harlem Hospital as part of their efforts to reduce deaths and repeat incidences of violence in the future.
The Harlem Hospital premiere of Triggering Wounds will include a youth performances (TBA), and be followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers, Harlem Mothers Save and Operation Harlem SNUG after the screening. For information about the film, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Harlem Hospital Center (View)
506 Lenox Ave @ 136th St
New York, NY 10037