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In Lorton’s Darkroom

Showtime
Friday, February 12 @ 3:00pm
Director
Karen Ruckman
Country
USA
Language
English
Film Length
37 minutes

In Lorton’s Darkroom is a documentary short that tells the story of inmates who come of age in DC’s notorious Lorton Prison during the early days of mass incarceration, and their journey of self discovery. It speaks to the need for diverse image-makers in criminal justice, and offers lessons the project contains three decades on.

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