The winner of the 2016 Oscar for Best Motion Picture, which follows the trials and tribulations of the Boston Globe’s investigative ‘Spotlight’ team. The real life story of the journalists, including Steve Kurkjian, who discovered the horrendous child sex abuse scandal committed by Roman Catholic clergy with the assistance of attorney Mitchell Garabedian. Staring well-known actors Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, and Rachel McAdams.
Previously screened at the prestigious Venice International Film Festival. POM will present a special screening with guest Stephen Kurkjian, the multiple Pulitzer-prize winning journalist who worked on the investigative team that unsealed the long time cover-up of this insidious scandal.