Fruitvale Station Movie

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2013 | R | Drama True Story

Fruitvale is the true story of Oscar, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008. more

Release DateU.S.

Fruitvale Station was released on
Friday, July 12, 2013 Limited Release

On Blu-ray & DVD

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

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Rating MPAA

R for some violence, language throughout and some drug use


On New Year’s Day 2009, Bay Area Rapid Transit police detained Oscar Grant, a young black man and then shot him in the back and killed him with many bystanders recording the event on their cell phone cameras. Protests and riots surrounded the ensuing trial and its verdict.
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  • Sundance Film Festival U.S. Grand Jury Award
    Sundance Film Festival U.S. Audience Award
    Sundance Institute Screenwriters Lab
    Time Warner Storytelling Fellowship
    Cinereach Project at Sundance Institute Grant
    San Francisco Film Society KRF Production Grant
    San Francisco Film Society KRF Post-Production Grant
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  • Fruitvale

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