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What's it called? The prison in twelve landscapes.
Who published it? Grasshopper Film, 2016.
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2018.
What's it like? 1 online resource (streaming video file) (87 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
Playing Time 012700
What's it like? digital
video file MPEG-4 Flash
Helpful notes! Title from title frames.
Originally produced by Grasshopper Film in 2016.
What's it about? An essential documentary, Brett Story's incisive, investigative and wide-ranging THE PRISON IN TWELVE LANDSCAPES is an examination of the prison and its place - social, economic and psychological - in American society. Filmmaker Brett Story excavates the often-unseen links and connections that prisons - and our system of mass incarceration - have on communities and industries all around us; from a blazing California mountainside where female prisoners fight raging wildfires to a Bronx warehouse that specializes in prison-approved care packages to an Appalachian coal town betting its future on the promise of new prison jobs to the street where Michael Brown was shot in Ferguson (and to the nearby St. Louis County, where African-Americans are still fending off police harassment, but of a different form).
Special stuff to know! Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Helpful subjects! Prisons -- Social aspects -- United States.
Prisons -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- Social aspects -- United States.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- Social aspects.
Prisons -- Economic aspects.
Prisons -- Social aspects.
United States.
It's a special thing! Documentary films.
More people who helped! Story, Brett, film director.
Grasshopper Film (Firm), Distributor.
Kanopy (Firm), Distributor.
Special numbers! 2852474 Kanopy
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