Day: May 22, 2012

Pro Bono Back on the Big Screen

Recently, the power of pro bono was featured in the documentary The List at the Tribeca Film Festival.  Directed by Beth Murphy, The List tells the classic pro bono story of client, volunteer attorney, and the nonprofit organization that brings them together.  However, beyond that, nothing about this story and the people in it is ordinary. The film follows three Iraqi nationals who have been endangered as a result of their work with and in support of the U.S. effort in Iraq and are trying to find safety.  It introduces Kirk Johnson and The List Project, the nonprofit he founded

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