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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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The Hangman
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directed by Netalie Braun, 1978- and Avigail Sperber, 1973-; produced by Sigal Yehuda, Avigail Sperber, 1973- and Netalie Braun, 1978-; performed by Shalom Nagar, fl. 2010 (Europe: First Hand Films, 2010), 1 hour 2 mins
The administrator of the mass deportation of Jews to the Nazi death camps Adolf Eichmann, was hanged in Israel's first and only execution. Shalom Nagar, a religious Jewish ritual slaughterer and street philosopher who believes in charity, was the hangman. His life encapsulates the story from the perspective of "th...
directed by Netalie Braun, 1978- and Avigail Sperber, 1973-; produced by Sigal Yehuda, Avigail Sperber, 1973- and Netalie Braun, 1978-; performed by Shalom Nagar, fl. 2010 (Europe: First Hand Films, 2010), 1 hour 2 mins
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Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 1, The Mass Execution: Episode 1
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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), 56 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), 56 mins
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Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 5, The Mass Execution: Episode 5
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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), 53 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), 53 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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Eye for Justice, 2, Raising Hell: The Life of A.J. Bannister
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directed by Stephen Trombley; produced by Bruce Eadie, in Eye for Justice, 2 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 27 mins
This is a contemporary story of crime and punishment in the Midwest. It tells the story of death-row inmate Alan (A.J.) Bannister, who killed a man in a trailer park in a struggle over a gun. The film reconstructs his troubled life from his childhood in a rural, working class community in central Illinois, where h...
directed by Stephen Trombley; produced by Bruce Eadie, in Eye for Justice, 2 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 27 mins
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Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 4, The Mass Execution: Episode 4
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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 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 56 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 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 56 mins
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Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 6, In Cold Blood
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directed by Nick Poyntz, fl. 2001; produced by Nick Poyntz, fl. 2001 and Matt Kennedy, fl. 2000, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 55 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 Nick Poyntz, fl. 2001; produced by Nick Poyntz, fl. 2001 and Matt Kennedy, fl. 2000, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Life And Death Row, Series 3, Episode 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 55 mins
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Race to Execution
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directed by Rachel V. Lyon; produced by Rachel V. Lyon (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 54 mins

"Race to Execution" is a gripping documentary that offers a compelling investigation of America’s death penalty, probing how race discrimination infects our capital punishment system. The film neither advocates nor repudiates the death penalty; instead, it enlarges the conversation regarding capital punishment,...

directed by Rachel V. Lyon; produced by Rachel V. Lyon (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 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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