Interrupt Violence

“We have a responsibility to make our communities vibrant.” - Ameena Matthews

Steve James Steve James
Director/Producer

Steve James has previously produced/directed for Kartemquin Films such award-winning films as Hoop Dreams, Stevie, The New Americans and No Crossover: The Trail of Allen Iverson.

Andrew Suprenant Andrew Suprenant
Digital Project Manager

Andrew Suprenant has produced documentaries (The Atom Smashers) and websites (Ebert Presents At The Movies) and was the founder and executive director of 137 Films.

L. Anton Seals L. Anton Seals
Community Engagement/Transmedia Specialist

With an extensive background in community organizing, public policy and media literacy, L. Anton Seals serves as the senior advocacy manager for the Illinois Network of Charter Schools.

Additional Credits

Marc Clapham
MANAGING DIRECTOR, KOUNTERATTACK DESIGN

Michael Newcomb
DESIGNER

Lanny Hoang
DESIGNER

“This project continues the journey of the documentary The Interrupters into the persistent violence that plagues American cities.”

Genre: Interactive