‘CRUEL AND UNUSUAL’
Location: Andrew Freemen Home 1125 Grand Concourse Bronx, NY
This film will be broadcast on Channel 4 in 2017
A feature documentary telling the story of three men who have spent longer in solitary Confinement than any other prisoners in the US. Innocent of the crimes of which they are accused, from their 6 foot by 9 foot cells they campaigned for decades to end this Unconstitutional, cruel and unusual punishment. Following our film ‘In the Land of the Free…’ we have been shooting the ongoing story, resulting in a new feature documentary for Channel 4, which is now completed since the release of Albert Woodfox in 2016 after 43 years in solitary confinement. The film will be broadcast on Channel 4 in 2017. For more information and film trailer click here.
“As far as I am concerned being a native New Yorker I give this film FIVE APPLES Out of 5!”~ BJ Johnson
Robert King at St Francisville Court House where he was released from