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Last days of solitary / produced and directed by Dan Edge, Lauren Mucciolo ; producer, Elizabeth C. Jones ; executive producer, Raney Aronson-Rath ; a Frontline production with Mongoose Pictures.

Edge, Dan, (producer,, director,, editor,, director of photography.). Mucciolo, Lauren, (producer,, director.). Jones, Elizabeth C. (Producer), (producer.). Lovell, Tim ((Film editor),, film editor.). Grucza, Tim, 1976- (director of photography.). Pilcher, Jonny, (composer.). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (publisher.). Mongoose Pictures, (production company.). WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), (production company.). WGBH Educational Foundation, (production company.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (film distributor.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newton Co PL - Lake Village Memorial Township Library DVD LAS (Text) 71561000139467 DVDs Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781531701826
  • ISBN: 1531701825
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Boston, MA] : WGBH Eductional Foundation : c2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc label; credits from screen.
"An inside look at solitary confinement in the U.S., and efforts to reduce its use"--Container.
"SDH subtitles (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions."--Container.
"Tonight's program contains graphic imagery and language. Viewer discretion is advised."--From screen.
"Frontline is a production of WGBH/Boston, with is solely responsible for its content"--Screen.
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: Frontline.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editors, Tim Lovell, Dan Edge ; directors of photography, Dan Edge, Tim Grucza ; original music, Jonny Pilcher.
Summary, etc.:
Filmed over three years at Maine State Prison, "Last days of solitary" looks into the destructive effects of solitary confinement on prisoners and efforts by prison administration to reform the practice in favor of more humane, rehabilitative means of incarceration.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language Note:
Subject: Maine State Prison.
Solitary confinement > Maine.
Solitary confinement > Psychological aspects.
Solitary confinement > Moral and ethical aspects.

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