Making the River: Documentary Film Showing

MAKING THE RIVER is the story of Native American Jimi Simmons who, along with his brother George, was charged with murdering a guard in Washington State’s Walla Walla prison. George was guilty. Jimi was innocent. The film chronicles Jimi’s quest for civil and religious rights, justice and freedom and the people who helped him along the way.

Utube Trailer at:

Friday, Oct. 28th/11 : 7-9pm

Seattle Mennonite Church

3120 NE 125th St., Seattle, WA

Free Public Showing and Panel Discussion

Following the viewing of the documentary film will be a panel discussion, comprised of people who were present to the events around Walla Walla in 1979, along with people currently engaged in human rights advocacy in WA State prisons. The work of transformation is ongoing!

Come join the movement!

For more information: Contact – Jonathan Neufeld

(206) 361-4630 ext. 7 or