I spent every Wednesday for the last year going into San Quentin State Prison filming a group on lifers. It has been a very life changing, perspective altering experience.
The GRIP program guides people on a healing journey deeply inside of themselves where they come back out transformed and ready to serve others. GRIP seeks to reform the prison system from the inside out. Perhaps only in directly supporting our prisoners in transforming themselves can we transform our prison system as well.
This edit is a very short, quickly cut piece from the class, which will be edited into a long form piece in the coming year.