Youth Incarceration Narrative Documentary

Maribel is directing and producing a documentary that highlights high incarceration rates and the school to prison pipeline in San Antonio, TX. The documentary is focused on telling the story of those who are impacted by institutions that criminalize communities of color. The voice of children and families will be vital to the mission of the film, which is story telling in an inclusive bottom-up approach. Maribel is dedicated to creating awareness through documentary filmmaking of the high incarceration rate in San Antonio, the culture of prison industrial complex within communities of color, and the impact of both on youth and families.