‘The Hate U Give’ Director George Tillman, Jr. On Making The Film “Feel As Authentic As Possible” – Toronto Studio

Fox 2000’s adaptation of Angie Thomas’ The Hate U Give is a tragic and familiar story of the unlawful murder of an African American man and the following impact it has on a community.
Starring Amandla Stenberg, the film, centers on Starr Carter, whose …

Fox 2000's adaptation of Angie Thomas' The Hate U Give is a tragic and familiar story of the unlawful murder of an African American man and the following impact it has on a community. Starring Amandla Stenberg, the film, centers on Starr Carter, whose world is shattered when she witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Now, facing pressures from all sides of the community, Starr must find her voice and stand up for…