The MPI Original documentary short A Clean Slatehas been nominated for Best Short Documentary at the BronzeLens Film Festival. The film will have its world premiere at the Oscar-qualifying festival in Atlanta, Georgia on August 23, 2023.
A Clean Slate was developed by MPI filmmaker Trần Hoàng Calvin in MPI’s 2021 Documentary Production Lab. The film documents Shanyeill McCloud’s work with Clean Slate Milwaukee, a nonprofit she founded in 2012 which helps formerly incarcerated people expunge their records and start their lives again.
To learn more about the BronzeLens screening and purchase a pass to attend, click here.