Queen & Slim

Title Queen & Slim
Names Matsoukas, Melina, 1981- film director.
Waithe, Lena, 1984- screenwriter.
Sevigny, Chloë, actor.
Flea (Musician), actor.
Woodbine, Bokeem, actor.
Kaluuya, Daniel, 1989- actor.
Universal Studios Home Video (Firm), publisher.
Length 1 videodisc (133 min.) : 4 3/4 in.
Book Number DVD01015
Title Status Active
Annotation While on a forgettable first date together in Ohio, a black man and a black woman, are pulled over for a minor traffic infraction. The situation escalates, with sudden and tragic results, when the man kills the police officer in self-defense. Terrified and in fear for their lives, the man, a retail employee, and the woman, a criminal defense lawyer, are forced to go on the run. But the incident is captured on video and goes viral, and the couple unwittingly becomes a symbol of trauma.
Medium Descriptive DVD
Audience Notes MPAA rating: R. MPAA
LC Subject Fiction films
African Americans - Drama
Police - United States - Drama
Self-defense - Drama
Race discrimination - Drama
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Call Number 791.43/72
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