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Louis Theroux, Part 1, Miami Mega-Jail, Part 1
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directed by Emma Cooper, fl. 2006; produced by Emma Cooper, fl. 2006, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Louis Theroux, Part 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 59 mins
In the first episode of this two-part series, Louis spends time in one of the most notorious sections of Miami County Jail: the fifth and sixth floor of 'Main Jail', where many of the most volatile inmates are incarcerated. Held in large cage-like dwellings for up to 24 men, the inmates have developed a strange a...
directed by Emma Cooper, fl. 2006; produced by Emma Cooper, fl. 2006, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Louis Theroux, Part 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 59 mins
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March of Time, The Road to Nowhere
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in March of Time (New York, NY: HBO, 1966, originally published 1966), 25 mins
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Open Prison
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produced by Nicholas O'Dwyer, fl. 1990-2013, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 50 mins
Ford Open Prison is under attack from all sides. The press say the regime is lax. The Government say it is the cheapest UK prison to run and a prime candidate for privatisation. Modern Times gained exclusive entry behind the bars to talk to both staff and inmates about the unique balance struck between punishment...
produced by Nicholas O'Dwyer, fl. 1990-2013, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 50 mins
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The Prison in Twelve Landscapes
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directed by Brett Story, fl. 2007; produced by Brett Story, fl. 2007 (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film), 1 hour 26 mins
In this remarkable documentary, filmmaker Brett Story excavates the often unseen links and connections that prisons – and our system of mass incarceration – have on communities and industries all around us. Widely acclaimed, The Prison in Twelve Landscapes is an essential documentary, a portrait of our crimina...
directed by Brett Story, fl. 2007; produced by Brett Story, fl. 2007 (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film), 1 hour 26 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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Prison State
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directed by Daniel Edge, fl. 2004-2018; produced by Lauren Mucciolo, fl. 2005-2015 and Daniel Edge, fl. 2004-2018, Mongoose Pictures and Frontline (Television program) (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 1 hour 23 mins
Prison State takes an intimate look at the cycle of mass incarceration in America and a statewide effort to reverse the trend, following four residents of a housing project in Louisville, KY. as they cycle in and out of jail and prison.
directed by Daniel Edge, fl. 2004-2018; produced by Lauren Mucciolo, fl. 2005-2015 and Daniel Edge, fl. 2004-2018, Mongoose Pictures and Frontline (Television program) (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 1 hour 23 mins
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Prison Valley: The Prison Industry
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directed by David Dufresne, fl. 2008 and Philippe Brault, fl. 2007; produced by Alexandre Brachet, fl. 2013 (Strasbourg, Grand Est (France): ARTE France Developpement, 2010), 59 mins
More than one in a hundred adults are now incarcerated in the U.S. - that figure is higher than in China or Russia. Source: "One in 100", The Pew Center on the States, 2008This webdocumentary, written and directed by journalist David Dufresne and photographer Philippe Brault, is an interactive road-movie of a bran...
directed by David Dufresne, fl. 2008 and Philippe Brault, fl. 2007; produced by Alexandre Brachet, fl. 2013 (Strasbourg, Grand Est (France): ARTE France Developpement, 2010), 59 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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After Prison: Navigating Employment and Reintegration
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written by James Young; edited by Adrienne Peters and Rose Ricciardelli (Waterloo, ON: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2017), 288 page(s)
Employment for former prisoners is a critical pathway toward reintegration into society and is central to the processes of desistance from crime. Nevertheless, the economic climate in Western countries has aggravated the ability of former prisoners and people with criminal records to find gainful employment.After...
written by James Young; edited by Adrienne Peters and Rose Ricciardelli (Waterloo, ON: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2017), 288 page(s)
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Crime and Punishment: Series 1, Episode 1
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directed by Chris Rowe; produced by Chris Rowe, 72 Films and Roger Graef Productions, in Crime and Punishment: Series 1 (BBC Worldwide, 2019), 46 mins
Six part documentary based on two British prisons, documenting the lives or Both prisoners and prison staff.
directed by Chris Rowe; produced by Chris Rowe, 72 Films and Roger Graef Productions, in Crime and Punishment: Series 1 (BBC Worldwide, 2019), 46 mins
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