A screenshot from the trailer for “Mothering Inside”

Killer Cops and Moms in Prison

Documentary filmmaker Brian Lindstrom embraces the tough stories

Brian Lindstrom is a Portland-based documentary filmmaker who broke through to the mainstream with “Alien Boy: the Life and Death of James Chasse.” The film explores the case of Chasse, a well-known fixture in the Portland indie rock scene and a schizophrenic, who died in Portland police custody in 2006.

Writer/editor/multimedia journalist in Oregon. DJs some, travels a bit

Writer/editor/multimedia journalist in Oregon. DJs some, travels a bit