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What's it called? Crime after crime [videorecording] / [a film by Yoav Potash] ; a Life Sentence Films LLC production ; produced & directed by Yoav Potash.
Who published it? New York : Virgil Films, c2012.
Edition info! [Widescreen].
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Location Call No. Status
 DOWNTOWN Nonfiction  345.3656 Cri  AVAILABLE
What's it like? 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Yea! More in this series! OWN documentary club
OWN documentary club.
Special stuff to know! DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation.
Helpful notes! Documentary.
Closed-captioned.
Performers! Introduction, Oprah Winfrey, Rosie O'Donnell ; participants, Deborah Peagler, Nadia Costa.
Credits Original score, Jaymee Carpenter.
Helpful notes! Program content: c2011.
Who'd like this? Not rated.
What's it about? In 1983, Deborah Peagler, a woman brutally abused by her boyfriend, was sentenced to 25 years-to-life for her connection to his murder. Twenty years later, California passed a law allowing incarcerated domestic violence survivors to reopen their cases. This documentary follows two attorneys who take Debbie's case and strive to attain testimonies of long lost witnesses, proof of perjured evidence, and new testimonies from the men who committed the murder.
What's in it? Extra features: Deleted scenes -- "Crime after crime" in context -- Q&A at the Sundance Film Festival -- "Crime after crime " trailer -- About the film -- OWN doc club "sizzle reel" -- Available on DVD.
Awards! National Board of Review, Freedom of Expression Award; San Francisco International Film Festival, Audience Award; Heartland Film Festival, Best Documentary, Grand Prize; Sundance Film Festival 2011, official selection.
Helpful subjects! Peagler, Debbie, 1959-2010.
Women prisoners -- California -- Biography.
Prisoners -- California -- Biography.
Abused women -- California -- Biography.
Judicial error -- California -- Case studies.
Appellate procedure -- California -- Case studies.
Central California Women's Facility.
It's a special thing! Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.
More people who helped! Potash, Yoav.
Winfrey, Oprah.
O'Donnell, Rosie.
Peagler, Debbie, 1959-2010.
Costa, Nadia.
Saffran, Joshua.
Carpenter, Jaymee.
Life Sentence Films.
Ro*co Films International.
Virgil Films (Firm)
Special numbers! 829567078822
Special numbers! 670788 Virgil Films


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