Kerry Washington isn’t just acting as host of the Urbanworld Film Festival, the accomplished actress is also showcasing her independent film “Night Catches Us” at the four day event. “Night” tells the story of a young Philadelphia couple trying to stay together during the turbulent Black Power Movement of the 1970s. The film co-stars Anthony Mackie, was written and directed by Tanya Hamilton and features original music by the roots.
Magnolia Picturess will release the film On Demand October 29th. If you however want the full theatre experience, you’ll have to wait until December 3rd when the film will be released nationwide.