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Locked up in America / Frontline production with Mongoose Pictures ; producer, writer, director, Dan Edge.

Edge, Dan, (film producer,, film director,, screenwriter.). Jones, Elizabeth C., (film producer.). Mucciolo, Lauren, (film producer.). Lyman, Will, 1948- (on-screen presenter.). Mongoose Pictures, (production company.). WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), (production company.). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (production company.). PBS Distribution (Firm) (film distributor.). Narrator, Will Lyman. (Cast).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781627890632
  • ISBN: 1627890637
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 2 hr., 30 min.) : sound, color ; 12 cm
  • Publisher: [Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, [2014] ©2014

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally broadcast by PBS Apr. 22 and 29, 2014.
Formatted Contents Note:
Solitary nation / directed by Dan Edge ; produced by Dan Edge, Elizabeth C. Jones ; a Frontline production with Mongoose Pictures in association with the BBC ; a production of WGBH/Boston -- Prison state / directed by Dan Edge ; produced by Dan Edge, Lauren Mucciolo ; a Frontline production with Mongoose Pictures ; a production of WGBH/Boston.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Will Lyman.
Summary, etc.:
Two Frontline episodes on the American penal system. Solitary nation looks at life in solitary confinement in Maine's maximum security prison. Prison state addresses the problem of mass incarceration in America, focusing on four residents of a Louisville, Kentucky housing project as they cycle in and out of the state's prison system.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC; all regions; wide screen; stereo.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned in English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Prisons > United States.
Prisons > Kentucky.
Prisons > Maine.
Solitary confinement > United States.
Solitary confinement > Kentucky.
Recidivism > United States.
Prisoners > United States.
Genre: Legal television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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