A documentary exploring the epidemic of childhood illiteracy

Children who don't learn to read are sentenced to a lifetime of struggle.


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About the Documentary

Uncover the epidemic of childhood illiteracy through the POV of ethnically diverse adults and their families who have never learned to read. Explore a braided series of character-driven stories in this immersive and vulnerable documentary film, and learn how literacy could free children from being sentenced to generational poverty.

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Enjoy personal and profound exchange regarding the best science, strategy, organizing and transformation around childhood literacy:  mind change, life chance, community change, country change.

“Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.”

–Frederick Douglass