Primeros Viernes – “Las Madres de Berks”
May 1, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm$10
First Fridays Cinema Series
Las Madres de Berks documentary shares the testimonials of four mothers that were detained for two years with their children at The Berks County Residential Center, a family prison in Pennsylvania. The documentary also features the artworks that Ortiz created based on the Berks mother’s stories that were unveiled in Harrisburg during a statewide action against family detention led by her community partner, the Shut Down Berks Coalition.