“Locked [in]” (Off/Page Project)

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July 10, 2015 by socialaction2014

“Locked [In],” written and performed by Gabriel Cortez, depicts the disturbing reality that many youth face in solitary confinement. The poem is inspired by an investigation from Trey Bundy and Daffodil Altan of The Center for Investigative Reporting. 

Directed by Jamie DeWolf
Produced by Jose Vadi, Niema Jordan and Cole Goins
For more information about youth solitary confinement go to: 

Shot by Jamie DeWolf, Adam Parmalee and Asher Kennedy
Edited by Kevin Holmes
Steadicam by Adam Parmalee
Gaffer and Lighting Design by Sean Stueve 

Music by Deadhorse, listen to more here: 

Watch more Jamie DeWolf films here:

The Off/Page Project is a collaboration between Youth Speaks and The Center for Investigative Reporting. Learn more and join the conversation:



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