College Behind Bars (2019)


Genre: Documentary

Plot: A stark and intimate journey through maximum and medium security prisons in New York State, diving into one of the most pressing issues of our time – our failure to provide meaningful rehabilitation for the over two million Americans living behind bars. Through the personal stories of the students and their families, the film reveals the transformative power of higher education and puts a human face on America’s criminal justice crisis. Read More



Episode 4: Part 4: 'Home is a Work in Progress'
Episode 3: Part 3: 'Every Single Word Matters'
Episode 2: Part 2: 'I'm Trying to Get Home to My Family, Too.'
Episode 1: Part 1: 'No One Ever Taught Me Any of That.'