Jenny Phillips, a longtime resident of Concord, was an award-winning filmmaker who produced several documentaries focused on prisons and criminal justice reform. This forum will include clips from Jenny’s films and a conversation with those who knew her and the genesis of her work including her husband, Frank Phillips; her filmmaking partner, Bestor Cram; Di Clymer, one of the founders of Concord Prison Outreach; and Louie Diaz, the principal subject of Jenny’s film, Beyond the Wall, which examines the post-incarceration lives of former inmates living in Lawrence and Lowell.
Co-sponsored by Concord Prison Outreach.
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Featured Image: Jenny Phillips, center, poses with Rick Smith, left, and Grady Bankhead, prison inmates at Donaldson Correction Facility and subjects in her documentary film The Dhamma Brothers.