Law Through Documentary Films

Friday, March 24, 7:00 PM (Reception 6:30 PM)
Location(s): 

Scribe Video Center
4035 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Event Type: 
Screening
Storyville/ Scribe Café

The Documentaries & the Law Program at the University of Pennsylvania Law School promotes visual forms of legal advocacy in order to foster a dialogue about the role of law in a just and democratic society. Scribe presents three films created through the program: Nowhere to Run: Giving Philly’s Urban Youth a Place to Play (2014, 21 min) on disparities in recreational opportunities among urban youth; Food for Thought (2013, 20 min) on wage theft against restaurant workers; and A Dignified Death: Compassionate Release in Pennsylvania (2016, 30 min) on the impact of incarceration at the end of life.

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Contact Phone Number: 
2152224201
Cost: 
Free ($5 Suggested Donation)