Prison Documentaries

We have 87 documentaries tagged as prison available for you to consume.

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I Am Not Alone

I Am Not Alone

I Am Not Alone (1956). Soviet Psychological Torture Methods. After the Communist takeover of Pola...

3.9 Views: 7,289
Psychology

Crimes That Shook the World: The Phoenix Strangler

Crimes That Shook the World: The Phoenix Strangler

Sipho Mandla Agmatir Thwala is a South African rapist and serial killer who was convicted in 1999...

5.3 Views: 5,088
Crime

Cruel And Unusual: Transgender Women in Prison

Cruel And Unusual: Transgender Women in Prison

Cruel and Unusual: Transgender Women in Prison (USA).Documentary by Janet Baus & Dan Hunt. (2...

7.6 Views: 7,806
Society

Gangs in Prison

Gangs in Prison

In prison, every day is a fight for survival. An inmate's most important weapon may not be a shan...

4.6 Views: 10,428
Crime

Gladiator Days

Gladiator Days

Across the United States, violent crime in prison is an everyday reality, with inmates routinely ...

6.9 Views: 9,969
Crime

IRA 1983 Break Out of the Maze Prison

IRA 1983 Break Out of the Maze Prison

Her Majesty's Prison Maze (known colloquially as Maze Prison, The Maze, The H Blocks or Long Kesh...

9.0 Views: 6,180
Crime

Great Escape

Great Escape

New secrets revealed about World War II's most daring prison escape.The movie The Great Escape ca...

8.4 Views: 5,266
History

Murder, Mayhem, and Meditation

Murder, Mayhem, and Meditation

America is locking up more people than any other nation on earth. Home to just 5 percent of the w...

8.5 Views: 7,212
Crime

Americas Hardest Prisons: Boiling Point

Americas Hardest Prisons: Boiling Point

Give it, get it, It's that simple. One of the first things they do is uncuff the inmate. Given th...

8.8 Views: 11,246
Crime

The House I Live In

The House I Live In

2012. For the past 40 years, the war on drugs has resulted in more than 45 million arrests, $1 tr...

7.3 Views: 21,252
Drugs

San Quentin Unlocked

San Quentin Unlocked

For 30 days, film crews gained unprecedented access to chronicle the inner workings of one of the...

6.8 Views: 18,836
Crime

Blanketmen

Blanketmen

Documentary focusing on the morale of Irish Republican prisoners during the tumultuous period of ...

10.0 Views: 3,837
History

Immigrants For Sale

Immigrants For Sale

Countless lives of undocumented immigrants are being taken and sold for billions of dollars. Watc...

9.5 Views: 5,054
Society

Russia's Toughest Prisons

Russia's Toughest Prisons

For the first time, three prisons across Russia unlock their doors to an international film crew....

8.6 Views: 17,594
Crime

Young Kids, Hard Time

Young Kids, Hard Time

Director's Cut. The YIA cellblock is home to 53 kids who are rarely permitted to leave the unit, ...

8.5 Views: 8,358
Society

The Farm: Angola USA

The Farm: Angola USA

Explore life behind the bars of Louisiana's notorious maximum-security prison, Angola. Stationed ...

6.0 Views: 14,797
Crime