2021 | The Building Block

This short documentary tells the story of the remarkable success of the Building Block program at the Danville Correctional Center in Danville, IL. The Building Block is a housing wing-based, peer mentoring program that is transforming the lives of incarcerated men and changing the culture of the prison. Additionally, this film tells how the Global Leadership Summit and the Second Church of Christ in Danville played a role in inspiring and supporting The Building Block program.

The Building Block documentary film is produced by Dale DeNeal, executive minister at Second Church of Christ. Cinematography and editing is by Phil Gioja of Center Street Productions. This film was shot on a Canon C200 cinema camera.