Louder Than a Bomb

Wednesday, May 18 - Thursday, May 26, 2011

Four Chicago high school poetry teams gear up to compete in the world’s largest youth slam. Hopeful and heartbreaking, LOUDER THAN A BOMB reflects their tempestuous lives, exploring the ways writing shapes their world, and vice versa, in a portrait of language as joyful release and of irrepressibly talented teenagers who are forging new communities.

  • Country USA
  • Language English
  • Rating NR
  • Running Time 99 minutes
  • Director Greg Jacobs, Jon Siskel