Watch the trailer for Spike Lee’s Chiraq exclusively via IMDB. Chi-Raq is a modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play “Lysistrata” by Aristophanes. After the murder of a child by a stray bullet, a group of women led by Lysistrata organize against the on-going violence in Chicago’s Southside creating a movement that challenges the nature of race, sex and violence in America and around the world.
Starring Nick Cannon, Angela Bassett, Wesley Snipes, Samuel L Jackson, Teyonah Parris, Jon Cusack and Jennifer Hudson.
Spike Lee directed.