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Tanweer - Southside With You

Southside With You

Basically The First Date Ever...

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Inspired by Barack and Michelle Obama’s first date, SOUTHSIDE WITH YOU recounts the eventful summer day in 1989 when a young law firm associate named Barack Obama  tried to woo lawyer Michelle Robinson during a daylong date that took them from the Art Institute of Chicago to a screening of Spike Lee’s Do the Right Thing to the site of their first kiss outside of an ice cream parlor.

released on. October 28, 2016

director. Richard Tanne
cast. Tika Sumpters, Parker Sawyers, Vanessa Bell Calloway

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