The Bang Bang Club, a drama based on a true story about combat photographers covering the first free elections in post-Apartheid South Africa, hits theaters April 22 via Tribeca Film, a day after it screens at the Tribeca festival. It stars Ryan Phillippe, Taylor Kitsch and Malin Akerman.
Tribeca Film has acquired U.S. rights to The Bang Bang Club, a drama based on the lives of photojournalists during the last stages of apartheid in South Africa. It stars Ryan Phillippe and Malin Akerman and was written and directed by Steven Silver. The film had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival. Tribeca Film will release it theatrically in the second quarter of 2011.