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3.1
336 Ratings

The Stanford Prison Experiment

Directed by Kyle Patrick Alvarez
United States, 2015
Drama, Thriller

Synopsis

This film is based on the actual events that took place in 1971 when Stanford professor Dr. Philip Zimbardo created what became one of the most shocking and famous social experiments of all time.

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The Stanford Prison Experiment Directed by Kyle Patrick Alvarez

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

2015 | 2 wins including: Alfred P. Sloan Feature Film Prize

Edinburgh International Film Festival

2015 | Special Mention: Best International Feature Film

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