A Hurricane Katrina survivor who works to keep Black teenagers in school in Oakland, California finds his personal and professional lives colliding when his 15-year-old-son goes to jail for a crime he didn’t commit.
A Stories Matter Media Production.
Director: Cassidy Friedman
Editor: Juli Vizza
Music: William Ryan Fritch
Cinematography: Cassidy Friedman, Owen Bissell, Jamie LeJeune, Clare Major
Stars: Eric Butler, Tre Thomas, Mercedes Morgan, Ted Quant, Betsye Steele
World Premiere 2018 Hot Docs Canadian International Film Festival. Winner Documentary Jury Award – Special Mention – Milwaukee Film Festival. Best Documentary Feature Nominee – Nashville Film Festival. Learn more at circlesmovie.com. Follow the film on Facebook.