Attica (1973)

Film details

  • Director

    Cinda Firestone

  • Country

    USA

  • Year

    1973

  • Genre

    Documentary

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

Compilation of film shot before, during and after the Attica prison rebellion in New York State on September 9th 1971. Includes colour footage shot in the prison yard during the prisoners' occupation, black and white footage of the assault shot by state troopers and video recording of some of the McKay Commission hearings, together with interviews with prisoners discharged since the rebellion.

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