Ameena Matthews, Activist and star of 'The Interrupters'

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Chicago to the bone yet universal in its implications, "The Interrupters" concerns the antiviolence conflict-mediation initiative known as CeaseFire Illinois. The film focuses on so-called violence interrupters working the streets and in many cases coaxing someone with a weapon, a grudge and... William DeShazer, Chicago Tribune