We always have something new in the works. Here's what you need to know.
January 1, 2010
This month, Girls on the Wall airs on public television (check local listings). The film follows a group of incarcerated teenage girls who are given a shot at redemption in a most unlikely form: a musical. Learn more about filmmaker Heather Ross’s professional background, how she discovered this unique story, and some of the recent press coverage the film…
September 4, 2009
"Lourdes Portillo's elegiac SEÑORITA EXTRAVIADA documents with low-key persistence the conditions in Ciudad Juárez," Los Angeles Times Since 1993, over 400 young women have been raped and murdered in Juarez, Mexico. Authorities ignore pleas for justice from the victims' families, and the crimes go unpunished. Most disturbingly, evidence of…