SISTER HEARTS

Maryam Henderson-Uloho spent thirteen years in prison in Louisiana, seven in solitary confinement. After her release she struggled to find housing or employment. She began selling secondhand goods out of a suitcase on a street corner in New Orleans. In just three years, she grew her business to a brick-and-mortar thrift store—one that also provides housing and employment for other formerly-incarcerated women. She calls those women—and her store—Sister Hearts.

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Director: Mohammad Gorjestani
Executive Producer: Justin Lomax
Producer: Taylor Feltner, Erick Kwiechien
Cinematographer: Isiah Donté Lee
Editor: Steven Dupré, Carl Sturgess
Running Time: 16
Language: English
Country: USA
Year: 2018

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