Cleveland International Film Festival } April 7 – April 20, 2021

CIFF Speaks


Saturday, April 10, 2021 8:00 AM - Tuesday, April 20, 2021 11:59 PM

Wayside Furniture

On this episode of CIFF Speaks, we are joined by Jessica Earnshaw, director of JACINTA, as well as the featured subject of the film, Jacinta. Find us on iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you subscribe to your favorite podcasts.


Thursday, April 08, 2021 11:00 AM - Tuesday, April 20, 2021 11:59 PM


At 26 years old, Jacinta is finishing up the latest in her string of sentences at the Maine Correctional Center. She’s no stranger to prison life—a place she’s frequented for the last decade—or to her favorite fellow inmate, her mother Rosemary. Rosemary exposed Jacinta to a life of crime and drugs at a young age, and despite her faults, Jacinta considers her mother a hero. After surviving an upbringing riddled with abuse and addiction, Jacinta is vulnerable to fall back into old habits once she is released. Refusing to repeat history is Jacinta’s own daughter Caylynn, whose pre-teen perspective on...

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