THE BAD KIDS
A film by Lou Pepe and Keith Fulton
Monday February 13
12:00pm - 2:00 pm
Smith Rafael Film Center
1118 Fourth St
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At a remote Mojave Desert high school, extraordinary educators believe that, more than academics, it is love, empathy and life skills that give at-risk so called "bad students" command of their own futures.
FINDING JUSTICE: ENDING THE SCHOOL TO PRISON PIPELINE (17 min)
Directed by: Vincent Cortez
One Latino boy’s journey through the YMCA Marin County Youth Court demonstrates how a unique peer-to-peer program can give troubled teens a second chance.
Q&A following the screening with:
Don Carney, Director, YMCA Marin County Youth Court, subject of the film
FINDING JUSTICE: ENDING THE SCHOOL TO PRISON PIPELINE
Free ticket reservations to this screening are available
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SEATING IS NOT GUARANTEED
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About Indie Lens Pop-Up
Indie Lens Pop-Up is a neighborhood series that brings people together for film screenings and community-driven conversations. Featuring documentaries seen on PBS's Independent Lens, Indie Lens Pop-Up draws local residents, leaders, and organizations together to discuss what matters most, from newsworthy topics, to family and relationships. Make friends, share stories, and join the conversation. Can't attend in person? Find Independent Lens on Facebook for information on our online Pop-Up events.
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CFI Education provides students of all ages and of diverse backgrounds the opportunity to learn about themselves and the world through film.