Based on the book by MNFF special guest Dick Lehr, the film stars Johnny Depp and portrays the true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most infamous, violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to take down a Mafia family invading his turf.
On-Stage Conversation to follow | Dick Lehr talks with MNFF Artistic Director Jay Craven about the making of Black Mass from his heralded book.
Date: Friday, August 25th, 2017
Time: 1:30 pm
Location: Marquis Main
Director: Scott Cooper
Writer: Mark Mallouk, (based on the book by Dick Lehr)
Producer: Michael Bassick
Genre: Narrative Feature
Length: 123 min