Apart

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February 16, 2022
5:30pm Central Time
 02/16/2022 05:30:00 pm02/16/2022 06:30:00 pmAmerica/ChicagoApartWelcome to Indie Lens Pop-Up virtual screening of Apart hosted by Milwaukee PBS and the John Michael Kohler Arts Center. After the film we invite you to remain and take part in a community conversation. Enjoy the show! About Indie Lens Pop-Up Indie Lens Pop-Up is a neighborhood series that brings people together for film screenings and community-driven conversations. Featuring documentaries seen on PBS's Independent Lens, Indie Lens Pop-Up draws local residents, leaders and organizations to discuss what matters most, from newsworthy topics and social issues, to family and community relationships. In the coming year, you can find us online—we'll be hosting digital-only screenings and virtual events. Make friends, share stories, and join us! Watch the trailer here: https://presahouse.com/indie-lens-pop-up/ ABOUT APART This intimate portrait dives into the heart of America’s opioid crisis through the reentry of three mothers imprisoned for drug-related crimes. As the women prepare to rejoin their families after years of incarceration, they enter an innovative prison program in Cleveland, Ohio where they lean each other to learn the skills it will take to get a job, stay sober, and win the trust of their kids. After facing alienation and addiction, the women begin to see the promise of reunion and redemption. https://ovee.itvs.org/screenings/r4h7aMilwaukee PBSmilwpbs@matc.edufalseMM/DD/YYYY

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Welcome

Welcome to Indie Lens Pop-Up virtual screening of Apart hosted by Milwaukee PBS and the John Michael Kohler Arts Center.

After the film we invite you to remain and take part in a community conversation.

Enjoy the show!

About Indie Lens Pop-Up

Indie Lens Pop-Up is a neighborhood series that brings people together for film screenings and community-driven conversations. Featuring documentaries seen on PBS's Independent Lens, Indie Lens Pop-Up draws local residents, leaders and organizations to discuss what matters most, from newsworthy topics and social issues, to family and community relationships.

In the coming year, you can find us online—we'll be hosting digital-only screenings and virtual events. Make friends, share stories, and join us!

Watch the trailer here: presahouse.com/indie-lens-pop-up/

ABOUT APART

This intimate portrait dives into the heart of America’s opioid crisis through the reentry

of three mothers imprisoned for drug-related crimes.

As the women prepare to rejoin

their families after years of incarceration, they enter an innovative prison program in

Cleveland, Ohio where they lean each other to learn the skills it will take to get a job, stay

sober, and win the trust of their kids.

After facing alienation and addiction, the women

begin to see the promise of reunion and redemption.

Video Description

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90 minutes

Moderator

  • Milwaukee PBS

    Milwaukee PBS is the collective brand for two Public Broadcasting Service member television stations licensed to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States: WMVS and WMVT. Both stations are owned by Milwaukee Area Technical College

Participants

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    Alexandria Mack

    Panelist

    Alexandria Mack is a multimedia producer based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Currently, she serves as co-producer for Milwaukee PBS’ long-running public affairs program “Black Nouveau” which tells stories of triumph and transformation in Milwaukee's African-American community. Alexandria is also a 2020 Gwen Ifill Mentorship Program fellow through the International Women's Media Foundation.

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