A nuanced look at how two communities of color navigate an uneven criminal justice system, anchored by one polarizing New York City case.
Down a Dark Stairwell participated in the 2017 Diversity Fellows Initiative (past program).
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
Ursula Liang is a print journalist-turned-filmmaker who has worked for The New York Times Op-Docs, T: The New York Times Style Magazine, ESPN The Magazine, WBAI, Hyphen magazine, the New Yorker Festival, and the 2050 Group. She produced for the films Tough Love and Wo Ai Ni, Mommy, and the television shows UFC Primetime and Spartan Ultimate Team Challenge. Liang grew up in Newton, MA and lives in the Bronx, NY. Her award-winning debut feature, 9-Man, was broadcast on public television.