Category Archives: Mumia Abu-Jamal

Mumia on Film LDR

The Long-Distance Revolutionary art by Kevin “Rashid” Johnson http://www.rashidmod.com by LINN WASHINGTON JR. Many millions around the world are convinced they know imprisoned journalist Mumia Abu-Jamal from closely examining the ‘whodunit’ contentions surrounding his contentious conviction for the December 9, 1981 … Continue reading

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From Democracy Now!: “Long Distance Revolutionary”: Mumia Abu-Jamal’s Journey From Black Panthers To Prison Journalist

DemocracyNow.org – The new documentary, “Long Distance Revolutionary: A Journey with Mumia Abu-Jamal,” premieres today in New York City. We play an excerpt of the film and speak to writer, producer and director Steve Vittoria, as well as Noelle Hanrahan … Continue reading

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Mumia on ‘Democracy Now!’: “The United States is Fast Becoming One of the Biggest Open-Air Prisons on Earth”

DemocracyNow.org – In a rare live interview, Mumia Abu-Jamal calls into Democracy Now! as the new film, “Long Distance Revolutionary,” about his life premieres in New York City this weekend. After 29 years on death row, he is now being … Continue reading

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NYT And Variety Movie Reviews: ‘An Insistent Voice From Behind Bars’

‘Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary,’ About Mumia Abu-Jamal A First Run Features release of a Street Legal Cinema production in association with Prison Radio. Produced by Katyana Farzanrad, Noelle Hanrahan, Stephen Vittoria. Co-producer, Rikki Jarrett. Directed, written by Stephen Vittoria. With: … Continue reading

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‘Long Distance Revolutionary’ Debuts In Theaters Feb. 1st

NEWSFLASH: First Run Features books Los Angeles opening of Long Distance Revolutionary Laemmle Music Hall, Beverly Hills 9036 Wilshire Blvd. Beverly Hills, CA 90211 310-478-3836 Opens Friday, March 1, 2013 NEWSFLASH: First Run Features books LDR for a week in … Continue reading

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