Jackson


Synopsis

Jackson is an intimate, unprecedented look at the lives of three women caught up in the complex issues surrounding abortion access. Set against the backdrop of the fight to close the last abortion clinic in Mississippi, Jackson captures the essential and hard truth of the lives at the center of the debate over reproductive healthcare in America. 

 

“This well-crafted film adds to our understanding by humanizing some of the opponents.” —The Hollywood Reporter

 

Touring

Maisie Crow - JacksonMaisie Crow, Director

After an award­-winning career as a photojournalist, Maisie Crow turned her attention to filmmaking. Her 2014 short film, The Last Clinic, was nominated for an Emmy for News and Documentary, and she was listed as one of PDN’s ‘In Motion’s 20 Emerging Artists to Watch in Film and Video.’ Other honors include a 2012 Overseas Press Club of America award for the multimedia project, Half ­Lives: Chernobyl Workers Now. Crow’s short film A Life Alone was nominated for a 2010 News and Documentary Emmy. She has taught as an adjunct professor at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism and CUNY Graduate School of Journalism. She recently worked as a director of photography on MTV’s documentary series, True Life.

Schedule

Wednesday November 1, 2017 Williams Hall Auditorium, Oxford College of Emory University Oxford, GA 7:30 PM ET
Thursday November 2, 2017 Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn University Auburn, AL 6:00 PM CT
Sunday November 5, 2017 Winder Cultural Arts Center Winder, GA 4:00 PM ET
Monday November 6, 2017 Martha Street Culp Auditorium, East Tennessee State University Johnson City, TN 7:00 PM ET
Wednesday November 8, 2017 Harold and Jean Lambert Recital Hall, Clayton Center for the Arts Maryville, TN 7:00 PM ET
Thursday November 9, 2017 Neville Hall, Presbyterian College Clinton, SC 7:00 PM ET
Monday November 13, 2017 University Center Theater, Western Carolina University Cullowhee, NC 7:00 PM ET

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