WATCH: Filmmaker discusses documentary on uplifting girls in Newark

Briana Vannozzi, Anchor | November 13, 2020 | Social
Lisa Durden explains the inspiration behind her latest documentary short

After overcoming domestic violence, childhood sexual abuse, and even homelessness, one Newark woman has made it her life’s mission to change the lives of other underprivileged girls in the city.

A new documentary short examines the work of Allison James-Frison, the founder of Girls: Live, Love, Laugh, and the impact of her organization on girls’ lives at a critical time in our history. The filmmaker Lisa Durden joins Anchor Briana Vannozzi.