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Ryan Coogler Talks Making Oscar Grant Film (‘Fruitvale’) + First-Look Images From The Film

Ryan Coogler Talks Making Oscar Grant Film ('Fruitvale') + First-Look Images From The Film

Scheduled to make its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival next month is the Ryan Coogler-directed indie drama Fruitvale, which stars Octavia SpencerMichael B. Jordan, Tristan Wilds and Melonie Diaz.

Based the murder of 22-year old Oscar Grant (played by Jordan in the film) – Fruitvale is produced by Forest Whitaker

In the video interview below, director Coogler talks the film, his motivations for making it, and the filmmaking process in general. I expect Tambay will be talking more in-depth with Ryan at Sundance.

And underneath the video, as well as above, you'll some first-look still images from the film, featuring Octavia Spencer, Jordan, and Diaz.

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