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A special screening of Sundance winner Clemency (2019) is followed by a live Q&A with the film's writer and director, Chinoye Chukwu. The filmmaker is joined by Hammer Museum curatorial assistant Ikechukwu OnyewuenyiClemency is a death row drama starring Alfre Woodard who plays a prison warden wrecked by the emotional toll that comes with executing inmates, such as costar Aldis Hodge, who portrays a prisoner fighting for exoneration before his impending execution. Chukwu is the first Black woman to win the Sundance Film Festival's Grand Jury Prize with Clemency. She is slated to direct a feature film about Emmett Till's murder and to direct A Taste of Power, an adaptation of the memoir former Black Panther leader Elaine Brown.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    113 minutes
  • Language
  • Country
    United States
  • Rating
  • Director
    Chinonye Chukwu
  • Screenwriter
    Chinonye Chukwu
  • Cast
    Alfre Woodard, Richard Schiff, Aldis Hodge
  • Cinematographer
    Eric Branco
  • Editor
    Phyllis Housen
  • Production Design
    Margaux Rust
  • Sound Design
    Raymond Park
  • Music
    Kathryn Bostic