Feature Film – Hybrid Documentary-Drama
Directed & Written by: Michelle Latimer
In Collaboration with Peter Mettler
Produced by Sienna Films in Co-Production with The National Film Board of Canada
Canada’s only female dangerous offender fights to reconcile the loss of her daughter while struggling to retain her humanity within the solitary confinement of prison.
Based on entirely true events, the filmmakers have been given unprecedented access into the life of one of Canada’s most notorious inmates. The Freedom Project examines the nature of political oppression and the psychological effects of solitary confinement within Canada’s prison system.