Solitary Refinement

Writer : Jaclyn Whitt

Solitary Refinement poster Australian Film Festival OZIFF

Overview & Credits


Based on actual events: A single mother who is chronically jobless and lacks employment qualifications finds herself in a challenging situation where she must teach essential life skills to toughened criminals at a high-security penitentiary to avoid losing custody of her children.

Writer Biography

Born and raised on the Southwest coast of Canada, Jaclyn Whitt lived for the performing arts. Music, acting, dancing and writing fueled her joy. After decades of writing stage and screen plays as a hobby, she made the decision to get serious and pursue screenwriting as a career.