If you haven’t seen the powerful, truth-telling young adult saga The Hate U Give yet, now is the prefect time to share in the story.
The critically-acclaimed drama is a masterful, timely take on issues facing the African-American community and the country at large and is available now for the limited-time price of $9.99.
The Hate U Give tells the story of Starr Carter (portrayed by Amandla Stenberg in a powerhouse performance) who after witnessing a brutal instance of police violence must decide whether to remain silent to ensure her family’s safety or raise her voice to speak truth to power.
The film’s bold perspective provides ample opportunity for families to engage with and discuss the issues presented, while also offering an entertaining and hopeful narrative.
Want more insight into the minds and performances behind The Hate U Give?
Watch our exclusive interview with director George Tillman, Jr. and actor Russell Hornsby (who portrays Starr’s father Maverick) in the video above for their thoughts on the film’s message, a possible sequel, and how to improve the world today.