After the brutal slaying of her teenage son, Janet Connors reaches out to her son’s killer to offer a chance for forgiveness. They team up with a group of mothers of murdered children to help young people in their community break the chain of violence and revenge.
CIRCLE UP is currently screening in film festivals. The 69-minute feature and 12-minute short version are also available for use in schools, survivors’ groups, courthouses, prisons, and community settings to:
start conversations about justice, forgiveness, and accountability
promote restorative justice as an alternative to school suspension or juvenile detention
support healing for survivors of violence
help incarcerated people transform their lives