Notes From the Field
Tony and Pulitzer Prize nominee Anna Deavere Smith brings her acclaimed one-woman show of the same name to the screen. The HBO Film presentation dramatizes accounts of students, parents, teachers and administrators caught in America’s school-to-prison pipeline, which pushes underprivileged, minority youth out of the classroom and into incarceration. Read More
“No justice, no peace.”
as Jamal Harrison Bryant, Pastor and Founder, Empowerment Temple AME Church
After interviewing 250 subjects, Smith explains how and why she chose the real-life people she portrays in the film.