Fruitvale

Futbolistas 4 Life Follows Youth Bringing a Soccer Field to Oakland's Fruitvale

Youth turn to soccer, and a campaign to transform their school playground into a soccer field, as a refuge from deadly gun violence in their community.

Fruitvale Station's Michael B. Jordan Rocks Alexander Wang in GQ

The actor has had a breakout year. And he looks good.

Court Allows Oscar Grant's Father to Sue Ex-Bart Cop

Grant’s family is still searching for justice.

'Fruitvale Station' Cracks the Top Ten in Weekend Box Office Numbers

The film opened in theaters nationwide over the weekend.

Ryan Coogler and Michael B. Jordan in Talks for 'Rocky' Spin-Off

Now there’s a new project to get excited about.

Ryan Coogler, Oscar Grant, and the Basic Humanity of Black Men

Perhaps the director’s biggest achievement in his debut film “Fruitvale Station” is his deliberate attempt to make Oscar Grant less of a martyr.

'Fruitvale Station,' a Landmark

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.

3 Random Things You Probably Didn't Know About 'Fruitvale Station' Director Ryan Coogler

He’s basically just a really down-to-earth dude who makes films.

Ryan Coogler and Octavia Spencer Talk About Spending Time With Oscar Grant's Family

It’s about more than just the box office.

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

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

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

The “little movie with a big, big heart” is grabbing the world’s attention.

Watch the Trailer for Oscar Grant Film 'Fruitvale Station'

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

Oscar Grant Film Heading to Cannes Film Festival

It’s been a busy month for a the film based on Oscar Grant’s final days.

Oscar Grant Film 'Fruitvale' Now Has a July Release Date

“Fruitvale,” the film based on the 2009 shooting of Oscar Grant, is set to hit theaters on July 26–three months before its originally scheduled release date.

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

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

Watch Ryan Coogler's 2009 Film 'Locks'

Watch the film he made before “Fruitvale.”

How 'Fruitvale' Director Ryan Coogler Brought Real Life to the Big Screen

Oscar Grant was murdered by a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) police officer on new year’s day four years ago. His story is once again making international headlines thanks to a young director’s film that recounts Grant’s last 24-hours.

The Oscar Grant Movie Filming in a Bay Area Neighborhood Near You?

And both BART and Grant’s family have given their okays for the film.