SHORTS: I FOUGHT THE LAW

2019 Alumni

Expected to Attend: Brian Scully, Peter Kilmartin, Nicolas Pollock, Emily Cameron, subject Edward

Stories about facing authorities and the criminal justice system. (TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 77 MIN)

Weedman | Director: Brian Scully A cannabis activist opens a marijuana-themed cafe across from Trenton’s City Hall to test the city’s weed laws—with unexpected consequences. (USA, 18 MIN)

The Sunny Side Up | Director: Peter Kilmartin Both Sunny and Peter served on death row for crimes they did not commit, only to find each other after being exonerated. (IRELAND, 10 MIN)

Inside Juvenile Detention | Director: Nicolas Pollock Life inside a Virginia juvenile correctional center and the challenges facing reform efforts. (USA, 11 MIN)

The Arrest | Director: Kira Akerman New Orleans teen Chasity is arrested after a family dispute.  (USA, 7 MIN)

Heartbeat, Iowa | Director: Emily Cameron In middle America, a heartbeat has become the latest weapon in the fight to end abortion. (USA, 31 MIN)

 

2019 - SHORTS: I FOUGHT THE LAW

HEARTBEAT, IOWA

In middle America, a heartbeat has become the latest weapon in the fight to end abortion.

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INSIDE JUVENILE DETENTION

Life inside a Virginia juvenile correctional center and the challenges facing reform efforts.

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THE ARREST

New Orleans teen Chasity is arrested after a family dispute.

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THE SUNNY SIDE UP

Both Sunny and Peter served on death row for crimes they did not commit, only to find each other after being exonerated.

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WEEDMAN

A cannabis activist opens a marijuana-themed cafe across from Trenton's City Hall to test the city's weed laws with unexpected consequences.

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