Southside With You

Type:Romance

Dur:84 min

Year:2016

Dir:Richard Tanne

Rating:CTC

synopsis

Inspired by Barack and Michelle Obama’s first date, Southside With You recounts the eventful summer day in 1989 when a charming young law associate named Barack Obama (Parker Sawyers) tries to woo reluctant attorney Michelle Robinson (Tika Sumpter) during a daylong date that takes them from an art exhibit to a screening of Spike Lee’s Do the Right Thing to a sweet first kiss outside of a Baskin-Robbins ice-cream parlour.

cast:

Parker Sawyers, Tika Sumpter, Vanessa Bell Calloway

crew:

Writer & Director: Richard Tanne, Producers: Tika Sumpter, Richard Tanne, Robert Teitel

current screenings

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