Directed by: Tami R. Yeager
Produced by: Tami R. Yeager
Running Time: 56 min
Subjects: Sociology, Multicultural Studies, Immigration and Refugeeism, Criminal Justice
Rana Singh Sodhi and his family fled ethnic violence in India to pursue their version of the American dream, but Rana’s life is forever altered by the 9/11 terro...
Directed by: Tod Lending
Produced by: Tod Lending
Running Time: 30 min
Subjects: Sociology, Criminal Justice, Gender & Sexuality Studies
In this very intimate, honest and provocative character study, the story of juvenile offender Aimee Meyers unfolds over four years as she struggles to overcome her addictions and destruc...
Directed and Produced by: Jodi Darby, Julie Perini & Erin Yanke
Running Time: 84 min
Language: English, Spanish Subtitles,
Subjects: Sociology, Criminal Justice, African American Studies ARRESTING POWER documents the history of conflict between the Portland police and community members throughout the past fifty year...
Directed by: Matthew Pillischer
Produced by: Matthew Pillischer
Running Time: 68 min
Subjects: African American Studies, Criminal Justice, Featured Films, Human Rights, Sociology
Today, there are more African Americans in prison or jail, on probation or parole, than were enslaved in 1850, a decade before the Civil War began...
Directed by: Michael Mulcahy
Produced by: Michael Mulcahy
Running Time: 55 min
Subjects: Criminal Justice
CORRECTION juxtaposes the “philosophy” of incarceration with the daily reality of life in prison to tell a story about power, justice, and the American prison system. Following four recruits through the Arizona Departm...
Directed by: Jonathan Meyer Robinson
Produced by: Jonathan Meyer Robinson
Running Time: 59 min
Subjects: Art, Music & Design, Children, Youth & Family
An incendiary mix of documentary, poetry, storytelling, drama, and performance, EVERY CHILD IS BORN A POET explores the life and work of Piri Thomas (b. 1...
Directed by: Catherine Tambini and Carlos Sandoval
Produced by: Carlos Sandoval and Catherine Tambini
Running Time: 78 min
Subtitles: English, Spanish
In some ways, it's a familiar American story: an influx of illegal immigrants crossing the border from Mexico to do work the locals won't; a flourishing "low-wage" labor mar...
Directed by: Heather Ross
Produced by: Heather Ross
Running Time: 62 min
Subjects: Art, Music & Design, Criminal Justice, Sociology
The teenage girls of Warrenville Prison get a shot at redemption in a most unlikely form: a musical based on their lives. As three fascinating girls write and stage their play, they're compelled...
Directed by: Stephanie Black
Produced by: Stephanie Black
Running Time: 70 min
H-2 WORKER is a controversial exposé of the travesty of justice that takes place around the shores of Florida's Lake Okeechobee—a situation which, until the film's release, has been one of America's best-kept secrets. For six months a year, over 10,0...
Directed and Produced by: Leslie Neale
Running Time: 66 min
Language: English, Subtitled in English and Spanish
Subjects: Criminal Justice, Religious Studies, PsychologyTwenty years ago, juveniles committed 30% of all felony arrests. Today, juveniles commit only 15% of all felonies. 60% of the public believe that youth co...
Directed and Produced by: Laura Brownson & Beth Levison
Running Time: 82mins
Subjects: Children, Youth and Family Sociology
Three-time felon, one-time Tony Award winner, Lemon Andersen is an acclaimed poet who broke out on Broadway in Russell Simmons’ Def Poetry Jam. But Lemon has landed back in the p...
Directed by: Michael Ozias
Produced by: Patrick Reasonover
Released: 2016 Educational release
Running Time: 77 min
Language: English with English Subtitles,
Subjects: Criminal Justice, Sociology
According to a Department of Justice estimate, police officers shoot and kill over 10,000 pet dogs in the U.S. every year. OF DOGS AND ...