Fruitvale Station Director Ryan Coogler Shares His Hopes For Humanity
Fruitvale Station’s director, plus cast members Michael B. Jordan and Melonie Diaz, share how Oscar Grant’s death affected them…
Ryan Coogler, director of Fruitvale Station, has revealed how he hopes his first feature film will make an impact on cinemagoers.
“I want people to go away from it thinking about humanity, what it means to be human and how human beings should be treated, regardless of their backgrounds, regardless of where they’re from,” says Ryan.
Fruitvale Station follows the events leading up to the fatal shooting of Oscar Grant III on New Year’s Day 2009.
Watch the interview above for more from Ryan, plus Fruitvale Station stars Michael B. Jordan and Melonie Diaz.