The trailer for the acclaimed and highly-anticipated film Fruitvale has been released.
Fruitvale tells the tragic story of Oscar Grant, who was shot and killed by a BART police officer in Oakland, CA.
His death was wisely scene as a result of police brutality, and sparked outrage and protests nationwide.
The film is considered a likely contender for awards nomination this coming winter and its being hailed as a real breakout role for its young star.
“As Oscar, Jordan at moments gives off vibes of a very young Denzel Washington in the way he combines gentleness and toughness; he effortlessly draws the viewer in toward him,” wrote Todd McCarthy of the Hollywood Reporter.
And the movie itself is winning raves.
Check out the trailer below:
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