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80 Ratings

Night Catches Us

Directed by Tanya Hamilton
United States, 2010


In 1978, complex political and emotional forces are set in motion when a young man returns to the race-torn Philadelphia neighborhood where he came of age during the Black Power movement.

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Night Catches Us
Directed by Tanya Hamilton

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

2010 | Dramatic (Grand Jury Prize)

Independent Spirit Awards

2011 | Nominee: Best First Feature

Village Voice Film Poll

2010 | 3rd place: Best First Feature

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2010 | Nominee: Best First Feature

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