EVERY KID NEEDS THEIR PARENTS
But for 11 year-old Densel, 13 year-old Harye, 16 year-old Virginia, and the over 11 million children across the U.S. who are the only English speakers in their family, sometimes that relationship gets flipped. This is the untold story of kids who act as their family’s translators on matters that are sometimes more adult than they are.
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Odyssey Impact® collaborated with director Rudy Valdez and production company Park Pictures to launch a six-month community engagement and impact campaign for The Sentence in January 2020, with the aim of bringing the film to the experts, stakeholders and families experiencing the wide-ranging impacts of parental incarceration.
A journey of change through film
Odyssey Impact® equips you with the tools you need to have a successful screening, so anyone can be a screening host!
Odyssey Impact® and Resetting the Table worked together to create a discussion guide to get more out of your screening.
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