Film by DAR's Renee Fischer screened on PBS

Documentary looks at incarcerated fathers and family reunification program focused on literacy

Renee Fischer, senior associate director for Development and Alumni Relations Communications, recently had her documentary film, Book by Its Cover, screened on MPT. The 28-minute film was produced, directed, and edited by Fischer and follows the experience of fathers incarcerated at the Baltimore County Detention Center as they participate in Turning Pages, a local literacy and family reunification program that is the only routine way BCDC inmates can have contact family visits. You can see the trailer here and the full film here.

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