Katina Parker (’96) brings gang violence to film

A free screening of filmmaker Katina Parker’s (’96) documentary “Peace Process” will be held at the Forsyth County Library on Fifth Street in Winston-Salem on Wednesday, August 5, and Saturday, August 8, at 10 a.m. The story follows a teen poet, Jabril, through an informal intervention program during which he is trained to interview other teens, former gang members, journalists, artists and community activists who have been affected by gang violence. “Peace Process” is showing as part of the National Black Theatre Film Festival, and a Q&A with Parker, who directed the film and co-wrote the screenplay, will be held after the screenings. More information, including a trailer, is available on the Facebook Peace Process fan page.

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