‘Romeo is Bleeding’ ScreeningFilms
Donte Clark is a young poet who transcends the violence in his hometown by writing about his experiences. Growing up in Richmond, California, a city haunted by a fatal turf war, Donte and the like-minded youth of his city mount an urban adaptation of Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet.” With the hope of starting a dialogue about violence, will Richmond crush Donte’s idealism? Or will Donte end Richmond’s cycle of trauma? Tickets: $7.