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Sorry to Bother You

Sunday, October 14, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:45pm

Willard Straight Theatre
Central Campus

2018 > USA > Directed by Boots Riley
With Lakeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson, Jermaine Fowler, Danny Glover
Boots Riley made his name as a member of Oakland hip-hop group The Coup before making his debut movie. In it, he turns his critical eye and eccentric imagery to skewering the telemarketing industry, and corporate America as a whole. Down-on-his luck Cassius Green breaks through as a telemarketer by using his "white voice," but soon learns that success comes at a price. "It is a hilarious, moving, crazy, ambitious piece of satire, a film that's inspired by visual artists like Michel Gondry and the visual language of music videos." (RogerEbert.com) More at sorrytobotheryou.movie
1 hr 45 min

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Event Type

Film

Departments

Cornell Cinema, Diversity

Tags

cascal, film, movie, cinema, tfdcin, Movies, pma, africal

Website

https://cinema.cornell.edu/Fall2018/s...

Cost

$6.50 students, $5.50 grads & kids 12 & under, $9 general, $7 seniors

Group
Cornell Cinema
Contact E-Mail

taa39@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Teresa Alvis

Contact Phone

607-255-3522

Open To

Public

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