UNDAUNTED

UNDAUNTED
by Joe Pisciotta
a madridSTREETfilm

a story about incarceration in America.

A Trilogy...
A WOUND THAT NEVER HEALS
FATHER'S DAY
PIPELINE / 9 YEARS

starring
Tuwana M. Dumond
Cheryl Frazier
Tamara Benson and the Mother's of Children in Prison
Susan Modaress
Cordell J Benson

A WOUND THAT NEVER HEALS
Raw, honest accounts of what it's like to have a loved one incarcerated.

Film Festivals (40)

-2020-
Social & Economic Justice Film Festival
Miracle Film Festival
FLICKFAIR (June Finalist)

-2019-
MoziMotion
Cinistream
DreamGalaxy TV

-2018-
Congressional Black Caucus Foundation's Annual Legislative Conference Film Festival*

-2017-
Cardiff Int'l
Caribbean Film Festival and Market
Cherub Film Festival (online)
*FINALIST*
Celestial Award Spring 2018
ANTIVIRAL: COUNTDOWN TO CRIMINAL JUSTICE FILM FESTIVAL
Sprrkle Collective*
Cinemmerse*
IndieWise Convention
IndieWise Convention*

-2016-
Sunnyside Shorts*
Paragon
IndieWise*
IndieWise
Two Cliffs Film Festival
Sweet As Film Festival
Fanboy Film Festival
iPhone Film Festival*
Culture Unplugged
Eppfilms Indie Theater
Ozark Shorts*
Eko Int'l
Say It Loud*
L DUB
NY Int'l
Toronto World Int'l
LA World Int'l
Singapore World Int'l
Prelude2Cinema
Wiper

-2015-
Art City Short*
☆Best Social Awareness Award☆
Art All Night*
Catalyst Communities*
Miami Indie*
Wiper*

*short film

FATHER'S DAY
For children who lose their parents to death or a military deployment, there's a level of sympathy and understanding. When a child loses a parent because the parent is serving time, that level of empathy just doesn't exist.

FILM FESTIVALS (30)

-2020-
FLICKFAIR (June Finalist)

-2019-
DreamGalaxy TV
MoziMotion
Nvivo TV (AFRIFF)
PBS South Florida's WPBT & WXEL
WFSU Tallahassee
Idaho Public Television
WGBY (Western New England)
UEN (Utah Education Network)
KUED (Utah PBS)
WILL TV 14 (Illinois PBS)
Colorado Public Television
NHPBS (New Hampshire)
KQED (Northern California)
KCET (Los Angeles)
WTTW (Chicago)

-2018-
PBS South Florida film-maker Project
Fatherhood Image Film Festival
LIFT-OFF SESSIONS
Cosmic Film Festival

-2017-
Cameroon Int'l Film Festival
AFC Global Fest
Cardiff Int'l Film Festival
L DUB Film Festival
Universal Film Festival
☆Nominated Best Documentary☆
Caribbean Film Festival & Market
LOS ANGELES CINEFEST
MIAMI INDIE

PIPELINE/ 9 YEARS
The school to prison pipeline is real.

Film Festivals (3)

Lift-Off Sessions (UK)
Cardiff Int'l (Wales)
AFC GLOBAL

73 FILM FESTIVALS

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Unfortunately the story continues...

  • Joe Pisciotta
    Director
  • Joe Pisciotta
    Writer
  • Madrid Street Films
    Producer
  • Project Type:
    Documentary
  • Runtime:
    48 minutes 33 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    November 18, 2021
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Joe Pisciotta

Since 2007 Madrid Street Films has been selected in over 250 film festivals in the U.S., online and abroad. We have aired on PBS and Public Access TV in the U.S. and Europe. For independent film and commentary visit madridstreetfilms.com for a look at our work.

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