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Directed by Cinda Firestone
United States, 1974
Documentary, Crime, History


In 1971, inmates at Attica State Prison seized control of D-yard and took 35 hostages after peaceful efforts for reforms failed. Attica investigates the rebellion and its bloody suppression, revealing institutionalized injustices, sanctioned dishonesty, and abuses of power.

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Attica Directed by Cinda Firestone

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