About the film
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Release Date: July 29, 2011
|Slogan||:||«Every City Needs Its Heroes»|
|Production Companies||:||Kartemquin Films, Rise Films|
|Producers||:||Paul Taylor, Steve James, Gordon Quinn, Alex Kotlowitz, Teddy Leifer, Justine Nagan, Michael Sullivan|
The Interrupters tells the moving and surprising stories of three Violence Interrupters — former gang members who try to protect their Chicago communities from the violence they once caused.