By Mandela Wells




Southside with You” had premiered months earlier at the Sundance Film Festival to a positive reception and now a trailer has been released signifying a definite release of the film based on Barack and Michelle Obama’s first date.

The trailer starts out showing younger versions of our future President and First Lady. The Trailer immediately establishes the fact that Barack had to put in a lot of work in order to win over Michelle who was a young lawyer at the time. As the two of them get to know each other they give hints of some of the goals that they would later accomplish and some of the aspirations they would later become in their lives. The entire movie is mainly focused on this first date between these two young lovers out in Chicago.

Tika Sumpter and Parker Sawyers play Michelle and Barack Respecitvely in this film. It is written and directed by Richard Tanne. “Southside with You” hits theaters August 26tth. Scroll down to check out the trailer.


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