Tag: criminal justice

The Wild Horse Redemption

The Wild Horse Redemption

Wild horses have long roamed the American West. To keep populations stable and sustainable on public lands, thousands of these magnificent creatures are taken from their herds each year and trained, sold, or put out […]

Strange Culture

Strange Culture

In this moving and wildly innovative film, director Lynn Hershman Leeson tells the terrifying true story of how one man’s personal tragedy turns into persecution by a paranoid and overzealous government. Steve Kurtz’s nightmare began […]

Scared Straight!

Scared Straight!

This Academy Award® and Emmy® award-winning film recounts the day seventeen teenage lawbreakers spent inside the Rahway maximum security prison with the most dangerous criminals New Jersey had to offer. These convicts gave the youths an in-your-face, no-holds-barred account about life in prison, hoping to change the course of the teens’ lives.

Paradise Lost: The Child Murders At Robin Hood Hills

Paradise Lost: The Child Murders At Robin Hood Hills

One of the most influential documentaries in recent years, the Sundance favorite PARADISE LOST is an emotionally raw, must-see crime doc from two of today’s most exciting filmmakers – Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky (the […]

Paradise Lost 2: Revelations

Paradise Lost 2: Revelations

Paradise Lost 2: Revelations revisits the 1994 Arkansas murder of three 8-year-old boys and the three teenagers convicted of the crime. A follow up to Paradise Lost, Revelations features new interviews with the convicted men, […]

Mumia Abu-Jamal: A Case for Reasonable Doubt?

Mumia Abu-Jamal: A Case for Reasonable Doubt?

This explosive film reopens the case on America’s most “celebrated” death row inmate, fearlessly exposing a broken justice system that has confined Mumia Abu-Jamal to prison for over 25 years. MUMIA ABU-JAMAL: A CASE FOR […]

Doing Time: Life Inside The Big House

Doing Time: Life Inside The Big House

Called “riveting and beautifully made” by The New York Times, the Academy Award®-nominated DOING TIME: LIFE INSIDE THE BIG HOUSE takes a hard-edged look at life inside the walls of Lewisberg, a maximum security federal […]

Murder On A Sunday Morning

Murder On A Sunday Morning

Beating out some of the most poignant and powerful films of the last decade, this gripping, edge-of-your-seat whodunit catapulted to the top of “must see” lists everywhere when it emerged to win the Academy Award […]