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"Explosive Urban Drama "Days Of Wrath" to Screen At Hbo/NY International Latino Film Festival"

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days.of.wrath (20k image)New York, NY - The movie rapper David Banner is calling, "this generation's 'Scarface,'" "Days of Wrath" will screen for one night only at at the HBO/NY International Film Festival, Wednesday, July 23 at 9:30 p.m. at the Director's Guild of America, 110 W. 57th Street in NY.

Director, Celia Fox notes, "Due to the overwhelming support we have recieved from the urban community, we thought the HBO/NY International Film Festival presented a perfect opportunity to give the community a sneak preview of "Days of Wrath" prior its theatrical release. With over 4 millions hits on our fan site alone, we know we have a huge audience that is waiting for the film!"

A gripping urban gangsta tale, the movie is an explosive drama that intertwines compelling storylines with an surprising cast of characters. Produced and directed by emerging filmmaker, Celia Fox, and based on her orginal screenplay, "Days of Wrath" boasts an ensemble cast that includes Wilmer Valderrama, in a groundbreaking performance, Jeffery Dean Morgan, Laurence Fishburne, Jessie Garcia, Ana Claudia Talancon, Taye Diggs, Amber Valletta, Lupe Ontiveros, David Banner, Rick Ross, Faizon Love, Kurupt, Slim Thug, Brandon T. Jackson and Melyssa Ford. An original Snoop Dogg track opens the film.

About the New York International Latino Film Festival

Launched in 1999, the New York International Latino Film Festival (NYILFF) is now the premier Urban Latino film event in the country. The NYILFF's mission is to showcase the works of the hottest emerging Latino filmmaking talent in the U.S. and Latin America, offer expansive images of the Latino experience, and celebrate the diversity and spirit of the Latino community. Programming includes the flagship film festival in NYC, new music and art showcases, family and community events, scholarships for aspiring filmmakers, and a nationally recognized short film competition in partnership with HBO. The NYILFF is the only film event to have had the endorsement of Mayor Michael Bloomberg's NYC Latin Media and Entertainment Commission since its formation in 2003.

Festival screenings are open to the public. Go to . To preview the "Days of Wrath" trailer, go to .

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