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Clemency

Directed by Chinonye Chukwu
United States, 2019
Drama

Synopsis

Years of carrying out death row executions have taken a toll on prison warden Bernadine Williams. As she prepares to execute another inmate, Bernadine must confront the psychological and emotional demons her job creates, ultimately connecting her to the man she is sanctioned to kill.

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Clemency Directed by Chinonye Chukwu

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

2019 | Winner: Grand Jury Prize (U.S. Dramatic Competition)

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