Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall (2013)

  • Director, Producer, Photography: Edgar Barens
Website:
http://www.prisonterminal.com
Film Length:
39:55 mins
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Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall is a moving cinema verite documentary that breaks through the walls of one of Americas oldest maximum security prisons to tell the story of the final months in the life of a terminally ill prisoner and the hospice volunteers, they themselves prisoners, who care for him. Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall provides a fascinating and often poignant account of how the hospice experience can profoundly touch even the forsaken lives of the incarcerated.

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