AT&T Audience Network's Documentary "Give Us This Day" Tracks a Year in East St. Louis, the City with the Highest Homicide Rate in the U.S.

Find Shows Print Friendly Version Convert to PDF     

04 November 2018
Give Us This Day
Courtesy of AT&T Audience Network
“Give Us This Day”
Premieres Thursday, November 8 at 10 PM ET/PT 
on AT&T Video Platforms
 including DIRECTV Ch. 239, DIRECTV NOW, and WatchTV
          GIVE US THIS DAY tracks a year in the lives of three police officers and three residents living in East St. Louis, the city with the highest homicide rate in the United States. A police chief attempts to lower the homicide rate amidst political obstacles and a decreasing number of officers. A 12-year-old African-American boy sets his sights on becoming a police officer, risking alienation from his peers.
Courtesy of AT&T Audience Network
          A young hustler's dream of leaving the streets and pursuing a legitimate career is challenged by an immediate need to provide for his girlfriend and baby on the way. A former LAPD officer attempts to change his aggressive ways, but struggles with his addiction to adrenaline. A high school student who almost lost his life after being shot in the head by a rival gang tries to get a college scholarship and make it out of East St Louis. This documentary explores the humanity in each of these six lives as they intersect, develop and transform.

Give Us This Day
Courtesy of AT&T Audience Network

< back

You must be logged in to view this item.

This area is reserved for members of the news media. If you qualify, please update your user profile and check the box marked "Check here to register as an accredited member of the news media". Please include any notes in the "Supporting information for media credentials" box. We will notify you of your status via e-mail in one business day.