2009 / 110 minutes / Drama
US / English / Rated R
Wednesday, September 28, 2022 | 7:30pm
Doors at 7:00pm
Little Theatre 1 (240 East Ave)
In New York City’s Harlem circa 1987, an overweight, abused, illiterate teen (Academy Award nominee Gabourey Sidibe) who is pregnant with her second child is invited to enroll in an alternative school in hopes that she can re-route her life in a better direction.
Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire.
Read more: Sapphire’s Story: How ‘Push” Became ‘Precious,’ via NPR.
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