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Councilwoman - Margo Guernsey

Councilwoman

Filmmaker: Margo Guernsey
Status: Post-Production

Councilwoman (working title) is about a Dominican hotel housekeeper who sits on the City Council in Providence, RI. The film follows her first term as she becomes a political leader, but finds herself constrained by corporate power in government. She has a tight race to win her re-election. This is a story about civic participation and power in our democracy.