Projects

Projects

 

Odyssey Impact’s commitment to helping build a better society through driving awareness, change in attitude and action has been fundamental throughout our history. The work we do with Transform Films’ award-winning documentaries, created by independent filmmakers, on the topics of mass incarceration, gender inequality and other social issues has had an impact on communities across the nation. Several of these have been dubbed best documentaries by numerous high profile outlets. Here are some of our projects.

Chronicles the harsh reality of those living in the zip code that incarcerates the highest proportion of African American men, up to 62%. Through the intimate stories of three 53206 residents, we witness the high toll… Read More →
An extension of the ground-breaking PBS film NEWTOWN that follows the community as it emerges from the horrific mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in 2012…Read More →
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In a time of escalating fear and suspicion, is friendship the answer? The story of the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom, a network of committed Muslim and Jewish women building bridges… Read More →
Set in the military outpost of San Antonio, Texas, AFTER FIRE highlights the challenges faced by the fastest-growing group of American veterans: women, who now account for one in five new recruits… Read More →
Recy Taylor, a 24-year-old black mother and sharecropper, was gang raped by six white boys in 1944 Alabama. Common in Jim Crow South, few women spoke up in fear for their lives. Not Recy Taylor…. Read More →
Notes from Dunblane: Lessons from a School Shooting depicts Father Bob Weiss, who in the days following the Sandy Hook Massacre that took the lives of 20 children and 6 of their educators on December 14, 2012, was tasked with the burial of 8 of those children… Read More →