Prisons Documentaries

We have 12 documentaries tagged as prisons available for you to consume.

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The Great Escape

The Great Escape

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

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History

Hell Hole: Zimbabwe

Hell Hole: Zimbabwe

June 2009 Overcrowding, disease and prisoners starving to death - the shocking revelations of se...

8.2 Views: 3,052
Society

Prison: Inside Maximum

Prison: Inside Maximum

Supermax (short for "super-maximum security") is the name used to describe "control-unit" prisons...

5.0 Views: 4,591
Society

Afghanistan - collateral damage

Afghanistan - collateral damage

An extraordinary documentary by Fabrizio Lazzaretti and Alberto Vendemmiati which illustrates the...

4.5 Views: 3,602
Military and War

The Maze - Northern Ireland

The Maze - Northern Ireland

This ITV documentary looks back at the notorious Maze prison (also known as 'Long Kesh') - which ...

7.0 Views: 3,556
Society

The Mark of Cain

The Mark of Cain

The Mark of Cain documents the fading art form and language of Russian criminal tattoos, formerly...

6.6 Views: 47,526
Crime

Fault Lines - Dying Inside - Elderly in prison

Fault Lines - Dying Inside - Elderly in prison

The US' massive prison population is getting older. Long sentences that were handed out decades a...

9.1 Views: 5,712
Society

Slavery - A 21st Century Evil - Prison Slaves

Slavery - A 21st Century Evil - Prison Slaves

Once an isolationist communist state, over the last 20 years China has become the world's biggest...

8.7 Views: 5,172
Society