Re: [Videolib] prison flicks list suggestions?

Marlene Graham (mgraham@york.cuny.edu)
Thu, 18 May 2006 10:10:12 -0400

If you are looking to for realism here are some classic and contemporary
prison documentaries avaialble from Third World Newsreel.

BEHIND THESE WALLS: Mumia Abu-Jamal and the long struggle for freedom
CORRECTIONS
LOCKDOWNS UP
OUT: THE MAKING OF A REVOLUTIONARY
TEACH OUR CHILDREN
COMMANDER CLELIA: POLITICAL PRISONER
INSIDE WOMEN INSIDE

Marlene Graham
Media Resources Manager
York College
The City University of New York
Center for Academic Computing & Educational Technology
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mgraham@york.cuny.edu

Quoting deg farrelly <deg.farrelly@asu.edu>:

> I don't think I've seen anyone reference the OZ series from HBO
>
> http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0118421/
>
> Also, for an element of educational value, I recommend:
>
> Quiet Rage: the Stanford Prison Study
>
> Zimbardo's experiment, conducted before the development of standards for
> human study experiments, lead to the development of such standards.
>
>
>
> Quiet rage [videorecording] : the Stanford prison study / Stanford
> Instructional Television Network ; produced and directed by Ken Musen ;
> written by Ken Musen and Philip Zimbardo.
> Publisher [Stanford, CA] : Stanford University, c1988-2004.
> Note DVD.
> Narrator: Philip Zimbardo.
> Editor, Ken Musen ; camera, Ben Detenber, Roger Williams ; music, John
> Polito.
>
> Summary Discusses a prison simulation experiment conducted in 1971 with
> students at Stanford University and considers the causes and effects that
> make prisons such an emotional issue. Documentary includes new film,
> flashback editing, follow-ups 20-years later, and an original music score;
> reveals the chronology of the transition of good into evil, of normal into
> the abnormal. Also includes 70 image slide show of archival photographs from
> the study.
>
>
>
> --
> deg farrelly, Associate Librarian
> Arizona State University at the West campus
> PO Box 37100
> Phoenix, Arizona 85069-7100
> Phone: 602.543.8522
> Email: deg.farrelly@asu.edu
>
>
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