Tag: criminal justice

Bruce Jackson Retrospective Photo Exhibition & Short Documentary (NOW on PBS)

Photography & Film Exhibition. Short Film now on PBS   “Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the united states, or any place subject to their jurisdiction.”  —Thirteenth Amendment, Section 1, U.S. Constitution. (Ratified 1865)   EVENT DETAILS: Join us for the opening reception for… Read more →

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La Loma – Short Documentary // ThinkEAST/Fusebox Festival/Artplace America (WATCH NOW)

  LA LOMA (OR THE PLACE SOMETIMES CALLED HUNGRY HILL) Visit FuseboxFestival.com for more info. Download Press Kit.  ** Commissioned by FUSEBOX FESTIVAL & ThinkEAST and told through the simple metaphor of two teens from an under-served neighborhood walking to school, this bilingual short documentary illuminates the intersection of race, economics, criminality, and education in one of the fastest growing,… Read more →

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Southwest of Salem: The Story of the San Antonio Four (World Premiere, Tribeca Film Festival, 2016)

Visit the official website: www.SouthwestofSalem.com   Feature Documentary. Debut: Tribeca Film Festival, 2016 and HOTDOCS Southwest of Salem: The Story of the San Antonio Four excavates the nightmarish persecution of Elizabeth Ramirez, Cassandra Rivera, Kristie Mayhugh, and Anna Vasquez (the ‘San Antonio Four’) — four Latina lesbians wrongfully convicted of allegedly gang raping two little girls amidst the ‘Satanic sexual abuse’ hysteria… Read more →

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The Kellers

Dan Keller, a daycare operator falsely convicted of child molestation during the national “satanic ritual abuse” panic of a generation ago, is an old man now, recently freed after years in prison, and bearing somber witness to a panic few young Americans remember, but which they cannot afford to forget.  Visit film website.  ABOUT: Dan Keller and his wife, Fran,… Read more →