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Screening of "Up The Ridge" a documentary about a supermax prison
Date Friday March 20
Time 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location Details
Grassroots House, 2022 Blake Street, Berkeley
Blake Street is 7 blocks south of Downtown Berkeley BART. Grassroots House is between Shattuck and Milvia Streets.
Event Type Screening
Organizer/AuthorAaron
The filmmakers worked on a hip-hop radio program in rural Virginia, and all their correspondence came from a supermax prison. This movie looks at the racial and cultural conflict of prisons and their locations, and the connection between human rights abuses at American prisons and Abu Ghraib.
Added to the calendar on Thursday Mar 5th, 2009 4:03 PM

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