'Fruitvale Station'

'Oscar Grant Called Me Grandma'

by Bonnie Johnson on Jan 1, 2014 3:01PM

On the fifth anniversary of Oscar Grant's murder at the hands of a Bay Area transit cop, his grandmother Bonnie Johnson opens up about her grandson, and how she honors his memory.

Topics: Criminal Justice, Oscar Grant Trial, 'Fruitvale Station'

NBA's Rookie Of the Year Knew Oscar Grant, Touched by 'Fruitvale Station'

by Jamilah King on Aug 6, 2013 10:00AM

The Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lilllard recounted his friendship with Oscar Grant for Yahoo! Sports.

Topics: /NOW, Arts & Culture, 'Fruitvale Station'

'Fruitvale Station,' a Landmark

by Julianne Hing on Jul 8, 2013 8:48AM

A new feature film on Oscar Grant's killing takes its name from a landmark in a community that's lived through, and fought back against, too much police violence.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Criminal Justice, 'Fruitvale Station'

Ava DuVernay: Black Film's Big Year Fueled by Indie Movement

by Jamilah King on Jun 3, 2013 11:21AM

Years of carefully cultivating black talent is leading to a big year at the box office.

Topics: /NOW, 'Fruitvale Station'

Ryan Coogler's 'Fruitvale Station' Gets Standing Ovation at Cannes

by Jamilah King on May 17, 2013 11:40AM

The "little movie with a big, big heart" is grabbing the world's attention.

Topics: /NOW, 'Fruitvale Station'

Watch the Trailer for Oscar Grant Film 'Fruitvale Station'

by Jamilah King on May 13, 2013 11:11AM

The film adaptation of Oscar Grant's death is heading to theaters this July.

Topics: /NOW, 'Fruitvale Station'

15 Things You Didn't Know About 'Fruitvale' Director Ryan Coogler

by Jorge Rivas on Jan 29, 2013 1:56PM

Here's a look at what sets director Ryan Coogler apart from other filmmakers working in hollywood.

Topics: /NOW, Arts & Culture, 'Fruitvale Station'