We use the medium of film to increase public safety while combating mass incarceration.
We are focused on transforming prison culture and changing the narrative society has on those
incarcerated. We do this by providing new economic opportunities for impacted communities by
teaching film industry skills and allowing the incarcerated to share their narrative through film and
The Work We Do
A Project of Friends of San Quentin News
Friends of San Quentin News (FoSQN) is a nonprofit organization that seeks to empower and develop incarcerated-run media platforms so that their true voices are heard.
Executive Dir. FoSQN
Digital Communication Strategist