“Yelling To The Sky” Brings Black Thought, Zoe Kravitz, Gabourey Sidibe of “Precious” to NYC’s Big Screen


(AllHipHop News) Starting today (December 14), there will be a special week-long screening in New York for the new indie film, Yelling To The Sky, featuring an all-star cast that draws from music and previous award-winning movies.

Yelling To The SkyDescribed as a “coming of age” tale” directed by Victoria Mahoney, Yelling To The Sky boasts an actor lineup that includes Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter of The Roots, Oscar nominated actress Gabourey Sidibe of Precious fame, socialite and celebrity daughter Zoe Kravitz, Antonique Smith from Notorious, and more.

From its plot description, Yelling To The Sky is the story of “Sweetness O’Hara [Kravitz], an introspective and shy inner-city teenager who unsuccessfully tries to quietly blend into the crowded halls of her high school. An increasingly complex home life, and a persistent, growing threat at school, soon carry her into a world of reckless ambivalence.”

Yelling To The Sky will host its one-week limited theatrical release in New York City beginning today (December 14) through next Thursday (December 20). Showtimes are 6:30pm, 8:45pm) at CINEMA VILLAGE, 22 E. 12th St., New York, NY, 10003, and ImageNation’s RAW SPACE, 2031 Adam Clayton Powell Blvd. New York, NY 10027.

Zoe+Tarik+laughing_YTTSCAST Q&A: The cast will host a special Q&A today (December 14) at the ImageNation RAW SPACE 6:30PM screening.

TICKET GIVEAWAY: AllHipHop.com is giving away two pairs of tickets to the week-long Yelling To The Sky screening in NYC. Go to AllHipHop.com’s Twitter page (@allhiphopcom) and tweet “I want two tickets to see #YellingToTheSky courtesy of @allhiphopcom!”

For more info about Yelling To The Sky, visit the official website, and watch a clip from the movie below:

Yelling to the Sky clip 3 from MPI Media Group on Vimeo.