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March of Time, The Road to Nowhere
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in March of Time (New York, NY: Home Box Office, 1966, originally published 1966), 25 mins
in March of Time (New York, NY: Home Box Office, 1966, originally published 1966), 25 mins
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Prison Lullabies
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produced by Brown Hats Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2003), 1 hour 23 mins
Prison Lullabies is the remarkable portrait of four women living on the bad side of luck, struggling with drug addiction, arrested for dealing and prostitution and serving prison time with one common bond: they are pregnant. Amy, Monique, Joann and Ann Marie -- they all have given birth behind bars. For these wome...
produced by Brown Hats Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2003), 1 hour 23 mins
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Visions Of Abolition: From Critical Resistance To A New Way Of Life
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directed by Shigematsu Setsu, fl. 2010-2012 (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 2012), 1 hour 37 mins
The voices of women caught in the criminal justice system and leading scholars of prison abolition, examining the racial and gendered violence of the prison system. Part II, "Abolition: Past, Present, and Future" documents the recent history of the prison abolition movement through the organizing efforts of Critic...
directed by Shigematsu Setsu, fl. 2010-2012 (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 2012), 1 hour 37 mins
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FBI Critical Incident, Series 1,  Episode 1, Louisiana Prison Riots
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directed by Gordon Forbes, III, fl. 2001; produced by Pacific Coast Video, in FBI Critical Incident, Series 1, Episode 1 (London, England: TVF International, 2001), 1 hour 38 mins
Monday, December 13th is another typical day in St. Martinsville, a small town in southern Louisiana. Near the center of town is the St. Martinsville Parish Correctional Center, where 166 prisoners are confined for crimes ranging from murder to petty theft. Included in this group are over two dozen federal prisone...
directed by Gordon Forbes, III, fl. 2001; produced by Pacific Coast Video, in FBI Critical Incident, Series 1, Episode 1 (London, England: TVF International, 2001), 1 hour 38 mins
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Forty Minutes, Behind The Mask
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directed by Simon Heaven; produced by Simon Heaven, Compass Films, in Forty Minutes (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 46 mins
This film looks at a theatre group who specialise in prison remedial work. By turning hardened criminals into actors, they challenge them to reveal human emotion from behind their masks of hardness.
directed by Simon Heaven; produced by Simon Heaven, Compass Films, in Forty Minutes (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 46 mins
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Panorama, Season 63, Episode 39, Tough Justice: Texas Style
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directed by Judith Ahern, fl. 2000 and Owen Phillips, fl. 2014-2016; presented by Ian Birrell; produced by Judith Ahern, fl. 2000, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Panorama, Season 63, Episode 39 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 30 mins
As the UK's imprisonment rate remains the highest in western Europe, Panorama joins Michael Gove - the man in charge of British prisons - on a fact-finding mission in Texas. 'Hang 'em high' Texas is not the first place you might look for lessons in criminal justice, as it executes more people and locks up more off...
directed by Judith Ahern, fl. 2000 and Owen Phillips, fl. 2014-2016; presented by Ian Birrell; produced by Judith Ahern, fl. 2000, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Panorama, Season 63, Episode 39 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 30 mins
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This World, The Real Bangkok Hilton
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directed by Chris Jones, 1958-2005; produced by Chris Jones, 1958-2005, British Broadcasting Corporation, in This World (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2004), 51 mins
Dubbed the "Bangkok Hilton" by the West, Thailand's Bangkwang jail is one of the most notorious prisons in the world. Until now, the reality of life in Bangkwang has remained a secret. But after two years of negotiations between the BBC and Thai officials - and for the first time ever - television cameras were all...
directed by Chris Jones, 1958-2005; produced by Chris Jones, 1958-2005, British Broadcasting Corporation, in This World (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2004), 51 mins
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The Chair
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produced by Robert Drew, 1924-2014, Drew Associates and Time-Life Films, New York, NY (Sharon, CT: Drew Associates, 1962), 1 hour 18 mins
The fight by Louis Nizer to save Paul Crump from the electric chair.
produced by Robert Drew, 1924-2014, Drew Associates and Time-Life Films, New York, NY (Sharon, CT: Drew Associates, 1962), 1 hour 18 mins
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Forty Minutes, Danger Men
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produced by Harry Weisbloom, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Forty Minutes (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1990), 40 mins
Ten of the most dangerous men in Britain's prison system have been brought together in an experimental unit at Hull Jail. A new softly-softly regime is being tested on them.
produced by Harry Weisbloom, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Forty Minutes (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1990), 40 mins
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How to Prepare for Prison
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directed by Matt Gallagher, fl. 2008; produced by Cornelia Principe, fl. 1997 and Matt Gallagher, fl. 2008, Border City Pictures and TVO (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2016), 1 hour 24 mins
"Prison should be for people we’re scared of, not people we’re mad at.”-Sheriff Benny Napoleon (Detroit, MI). How to Prepare for Prison focuses on the lives of three vastly different people who are steeling themselves against the daunting prospect of serving prison sentences for the very first time. Shot ove...
directed by Matt Gallagher, fl. 2008; produced by Cornelia Principe, fl. 1997 and Matt Gallagher, fl. 2008, Border City Pictures and TVO (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2016), 1 hour 24 mins
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