Last days of solitary

DVD - 2017

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.

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Subjects
Genres
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Published
[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS [2017]
Edition
Widescreen
Language
English
Item Description
Widescreen.
Documentary.
Running time indicated on container: approximately 120 minutes; actual running time: 116 minutes.
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: Frontline.
Program content: ©2017.
Physical Description
1 videodisc (approximately 116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Format
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Audience
Not rated.
Production Credits
Editors, Tim Lovell, Dan Edge ; directors of photography, Dan Edge, Tim Grucza ; original music, Jonny Pilcher.
ISBN
9781531701826
1531701825
Review by Publisher Summary 1

"Follow what happens to recently released prisoners when they go from solitary to the streets. With extraordinary access to the Maine State Prison, the film examines the long-term effects of solitary confinement and efforts to reduce its use."