We are happy to announce that DETROIT 48202: CONVERSATIONS ALONG A POSTAL ROUTE will be featured in the Workers Unite! Film Festival Summer Virtual Festival which runs from July 31 – August 4, 2020. An incredible line up of anti-racist, working class themed films will be streamed for free on the WUFF homepage. The selection changes every 12 hours! Ingenious! Catch DETROIT 48202 August 1 from 12 midnight – 12 noon. Full schedule is on the WUFF Blog.
We brought DETROIT 48202 home for its world premiere at the Detroit Free Press Film Festival on April 14 – 15, 2018. The film and its star, Wendell Watkins, got a lot of love from two sold out audiences at the Detroit Institute of Arts and the Detroit Historical Museum.
We look forward to future community screenings in the Detroit area in the coming months. Stay tuned for details.
New Yorkers celebrated a Century of Struggle of Grace Lee Boggs at The Malcolm Shabazz Center on November 10, 2015.
Grito Productions is honored to have filmed and be able to share the event.
On April 20th we kicked off our Indiegogo campaign to raise post production funds for Detroit 48202: Conversations Along a Postal Route. The immediate response was thrilling--we reached 28% of our goal in 24 hours. This tells us that a documentary film looking at a complicated time in a complicated city from the perspective of people on the ground resonates.