The Road Up poster - FINAL (1)

Extended Screening
October 25th-27th

Discussion: The Intersection of the Criminal Justice System and Employment
Tuesday, October 27th 1:00 pm eastern

The documentary The Road Up follows four participants in Cara, a Chicago job-training program, as they seek to make the long journey to stable employment in good jobs. Register today to receive a special pass to stream the film for free during our extended screening window October 25th-27th, then join us for an interactive discussion about the intersection of the criminal justice system and employment on Tuesday, October 27th at 1:00 pm eastern featuring:

  • Tameshia Bridges Mansfield, W.K. Kellogg Foundation
  • Sheena Meade, Clean Slate Initiative
  • Esther Franco-Payne, Cabrini Green Legal Aid
  • Maria Kim, Cara
  • Kristen Robinson, Cara Alumna
  • Greg Jacobs, Co-Director, The Road Up


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"A stirring Chicago documentary" - Michael Phillips, Chicago Tribune
“An essential piece of viewing" - Steve Prokopy, Third Coast Review
"A truly amazing documentary" 5 stars (out of 5) - Christopher Lewis,