April 25, 2018
Director Finds Real Life Superheroes with “Conviction”
Craig Phillips in Interviews
Filmmaker Jamie Meltzer, also the program director of the MFA program in Documentary Film at Stanford University, has made acclaimed films about a wide collection of topics, from song-poems to…...
May 05, 2017
The Prison Economy: How Do Prisons Affect the Places We Live?
Independent Lens in Beyond the Films
The Independent Lens film The Prison in Twelve Landscapes examines the effect prisons have on the communities around them in both positive and negative ways. Prisons can stimulate the economy and…...