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    Boots Riley

    Writer & Director, “Sorry to Bother You”

    Boots Riley is a provocative and prolific poet, rapper, songwriter, producer, screenwriter, director, community organizer, and public speaker. He is the writer and director of Sorry to Bother You, a comedy/fantasy/sci-fi film. His directorial debut, it premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival to strong critical acclaim and was released in theaters nationwide later in 2018. Fervently dedicated to social change, Riley was deeply involved with the Occupy Oakland movement and was one of the leaders of the activist group The Young Comrades. He is the lead vocalist of The Coup and Street Sweeper Social Club and is the author of the critically acclaimed Tell Homeland Security–We Are the Bomb.

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    Wednesday, Oct 17 2018

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