Matt Damon Takes on Philly Schools in New Documentary
The School District of Philadelphia’s money struggles are well documented. And now they have their own documentary. A film opening this weekend focuses on education reforms in the Philly schools, positing that they’ve bankrupted the district. “Backpack Full of Cash” premieres at the Philadelphia Film Festival Saturday. Narrated by Oscar winner Matt Damon, the film wastes little time revealing its point of view.