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Biography, Gary Gilmore: A Fight To Die
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produced by Andrew D. Berg, fl. 1993, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 53 mins
All western democracies have abolished the practice of capital punishment, calling it barbaric and cruel, with the exception of the United States. In 1977 Gary Gilmore was put to death after a period of ten years without any executions in the U.S. He was a juvenile delinquent grown in to chronic criminal who spent...
produced by Andrew D. Berg, fl. 1993, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 53 mins
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Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 1, The Mass Execution
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directed by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009; produced by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009 and Becky Casey, fl. 2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 57 mins
Life and Death Row returns to take viewers back into the heart of the American death penalty system. This hard-hitting series follows two stories. The first is set in Arkansas, where eight men are scheduled to be executed within 10 days of each other – because one of the drugs used in their lethal injection cock...
directed by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009; produced by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009 and Becky Casey, fl. 2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 57 mins
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Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 5, The Mass Execution
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directed by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009; produced by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009 and Becky Casey, fl. 2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 54 mins
Life and Death Row returns to take viewers back into the heart of the American death penalty system. This hard-hitting series follows two stories. The first is set in Arkansas, where eight men are scheduled to be executed within 10 days of each other – because one of the drugs used in their lethal injection cock...
directed by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009; produced by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009 and Becky Casey, fl. 2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 54 mins
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Eye for Justice, 3, A Death in the Family
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directed by Stephen Trombley; produced by Bruce Eadie, in Eye for Justice, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 1 hour 40 mins
A Death in the Family is an anatomy of what family members experience as they gather to say goodbye to their loved one, witness his execution, then bring his body back home to bury him. During the long course of judicial appeals, the Bannister verdict had been regarded by many as a grave injustice. Jesse Jackson a...
directed by Stephen Trombley; produced by Bruce Eadie, in Eye for Justice, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 1 hour 40 mins
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Law and Freedom, Part 1, Who Was Mrs. Komani?
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directed by Zackie Achmat, 1962-, in Law and Freedom, Part 1 (South Africa: Shadow Films, 2005), 1 hour 35 mins
Who was Mrs Komani? relates the cases that led to the abolition of the death penalty and the decriminalization of sodomy. These judgments stand in contrast to the execution, harassment and persecution of apartheid law. However, even under apartheid, law was at times a limit on power and so spaces arose in which pe...
directed by Zackie Achmat, 1962-, in Law and Freedom, Part 1 (South Africa: Shadow Films, 2005), 1 hour 35 mins
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Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 2, The Mass Execution
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directed by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009; produced by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009 and Becky Casey, fl. 2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 58 mins

Life and Death Row returns to take viewers back into the heart of the American death penalty system. This hard-hitting series follows two stories. The first is set in Arkansas, where eight men are scheduled to be executed within 10 days of each other – because one of the drugs used in their lethal injection cock...

directed by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009; produced by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009 and Becky Casey, fl. 2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 58 mins
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Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 3, The Mass Execution
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directed by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009; produced by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009 and Becky Casey, fl. 2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 57 mins

Life and Death Row returns to take viewers back into the heart of the American death penalty system. This hard-hitting series follows two stories. The first is set in Arkansas, where eight men are scheduled to be executed within 10 days of each other – because one of the drugs used in their lethal injection cock...

directed by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009; produced by Miles Blayden-Ryall, fl. 2009 and Becky Casey, fl. 2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 57 mins
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Not Too Young to Die
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produced by F. Ryden (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1996), 1 hour 3 mins
The United States is one of only seven countries, including Iraq and Bangladesh, whose justice system allows the execution of juveniles convicted of crime. Today there are thirty-three juveniles on death row in eleven states. Here is a critical look at a highly controversial subject.This film takes us into death r...
produced by F. Ryden (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1996), 1 hour 3 mins
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That Delicate Balance II: Our Bill of Rights, Criminal Justice: From Murder to Execution
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directed by David Deutsch, 1926-1981; presented by Fred W. Friendly, 1915-1998; produced by Joan Greco, fl. 1991, Columbia University. School of Journalism and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, in That Delicate Balance II: Our Bill of Rights (New York, NY: Ruth Friendly, 1991), 58 mins
Fred Friendly hosts these programs on the Bill of Rights and its effect on the United States. Part of the Bicentennial Celebration of the Bill of Rights.
directed by David Deutsch, 1926-1981; presented by Fred W. Friendly, 1915-1998; produced by Joan Greco, fl. 1991, Columbia University. School of Journalism and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, in That Delicate Balance II: Our Bill of Rights (New York, NY: Ruth Friendly, 1991), 58 mins
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Crime File, Death Penalty
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directed by Joseph Camp; produced by Susan Udelson, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: United States. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
Presents discussion of the death penalty regarding moral, legal, and practical issues.
directed by Joseph Camp; produced by Susan Udelson, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: United States. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
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