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MARCH 1st & 8th, 2015

FREEWAY: Crack In The System

The real story behind America's war on drugs. Award-winning filmmaker Marc Levin exposes how the infiltration of crack cocaine destroyed neighborhoods across the country. At the center of it all is the rise, fall and redemption of Freeway Rick Ross, a street hustler who became the King of Crack, and journalist Gary Webb, who broke the story of the CIA's complicity in the drug war.

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FREEWAY: CRACK IN THE SYSTEM

PRODUCED AND DIRECTED BY 

Marc Levin

PRODUCED BY

Mike Marangu, Guy Logan, Antonio Moore and Neil Harrington

CO-PRODUCERS 

Nicholas Burnett and Christopher K. Walker

CONSULTING PRODUCERS

Daniel VollKevin BoothQuincy Jones III, Walter “Big” Hollis

EDITED BY

Christopher K. Walker

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