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Abacus: Small Enough to Jail

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DIRECTED BY
Steve James

PRODUCED BY
Mark Mitten, p.g.a.
Julie Goldman, p.g.a.

CO-PRODUCERS
Fenell Doremus
Nick Verbitsky

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY
Tom Bergmann

EDITED BY
John Farbrother
David E. Simpson

MUSIC BY
Joshua Abrams

EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS
Gordon Quinn
Betsy Steinberg
Christopher Clements
Justine Nagan

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER
Sean Lyness

ORIGINAL COURTROOM ILLUSTRATIONS
Christine Cornell

LOCATION SOUND
Daniel Nidel

ADDITIONAL CAMERA
Sam Cullman
Jackson James

ADDITIONAL SOUND
Joe Maggio

CAMERA ASSISTANT
Nancy Serna

POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR
Ryan Gleeson

ONLINE EDITOR/COLORIST
Brandon Kraemer

MUSIC SUPERVISOR
Linda Cohen

MUSIC MIXED BY
John McEntire at Soma E.M.S.

MUSIC RECORDED BY
Joshua Abrams & John McEntire

GRAPHIC DESIGN
Sarofsky

ADDITIONAL GRAPHICS
Matt Taylor
David Bigelow

COURTROOM REENACTMENT CAST
Margaret Colin
Justin Deas

ASSISTANT EDITORS
Mina Fitzpatrick
Carlos Cova
Nancy McDonald
Eugene Kobayashi

ARCHIVAL RESEARCH
Emily Hart

PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS
Sam Bender
Marley Cogan
Dongni Lanca Li
Olivia Ramos Reed
Chris Zacarias
Jingyang Cheng

ASSISTANT TO THE PRODUCER
Kathryn Morse

POST PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS
HyoJin Park
Ingrid Roettgen
Wei Ying

FOR KARTEMQUIN FILMS

DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS AND DISTRIBUTION
Tim Horsburgh

COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATE
Sarah Schwartz

DIRECTOR OF PRODUCTION
Hillary Bachelder

PROGRAMS AND ENGAGEMENT MANAGER
Emily Strong

FINANCE
Suzanne Niemoth
Pedro Urgiles
Marriah Kern

TECHNICAL SUPERVISOR
Jim Morrissette

FOR MOTTO PICTURES

PRODUCTION EXECUTIVE
Carolyn Hepburn

PRODUCTION COORDINATOR
Marissa Ericson

POST PRODUCTION AUDIO
Another Country

RE-RECORDING MIXER
Drew Weir

SOUND EFFECTS EDITORS
Alex Paguirigan
Mike Regan

AUDIO POST SUPERVISOR
Tim Konn

VOICE-OVER RECORDING FACILITY
Cutters New York

SOUND ENGINEER
Eric Thompson

TRANSLATION
Jane Hu
Jack Guan

TRANSCRIPTION
Kathryn Drury
Dena Saedi
Zachary Vanes

LEGAL COUNSEL
Holland & Knight LLP
Robert Labate
Christina Fernandez

FAIR USE CONSULTANT
Peter Jaszi

ARCHIVAL STILLS AND FOOTAGE
NTDTV
Sinovision
John Sotomayor/The New York Times/Redux
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Duke University
Jefferson Siegel
Associated Press
WPIX-TV
NY1
Fotog/Tetra Images/Getty Images
REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Simon Hayter Photography

ADDITIONAL ARCHIVAL FOOTAGE
JP Morgan Chase Archives
Republic Pictures

MUSIC
“Begin The Beijing”
Written by Sumeet Chopra
Courtesy of Extreme Production Music

THANKS
Sarah Aberg
Beast
Officer Lethisha Crespo
Marcus Davis
Michael DiMaggio
The Honorable Judge Roger S. Hayes
Rachel Hochhauser
Elly Huang
William Hwang
Sandie Lee
Julieta Lozano
Elizabeth Mayer
The New Yorker
Judy Roth
Thomas Rotko
Sergeant Stephen Ryan
Wai Hung "Raymond" Tam
Joan Vollero
Colleen Walsh
Salina Wan
William Wong
Yiu Wah Wong
Bettina Yang
Bei Ye
New York State Supreme Court
The People of Chinatown NYC
The City of New York

FOR ITVS

SENIOR PRODUCER OF NATIONAL PRODUCTIONS
Richard O'Connell

SUPERVISING PRODUCER
David Eisenberg

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Sally Jo Fifer

Funding for Independent Television Service (ITVS)
provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB)

FOR BLUE ICE DOCS

CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS
Steven Silver
Neil Tabatznik
Robin Smith

Some court testimony in this film has been edited for clarity.

Original funding for this program was provided by Public Television stations, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Ford Foundation, Park Foundation, John and Helen Glessner Family Trust, FRONTLINE Journalism Fund with major support from Jon and Jo Ann Hagler, additional support from Scott Nathan and Laura DeBonis & William and Helen Pounds.

FOR FRONTLINE

PRODUCTION MANAGER
Megan McGough Christian

SENIOR PROMOTION PRODUCER
Missy Frederick

ON-AIR PROMOTION EDITOR
Barry Clegg

ASSISTANT EDITORS
Lindsey Rundell Denault
Deb Holland
Joey Mullin

POST PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS
Miles Alvord
Kenzie Audette
Brenna Verre

FOR WGBH OUTPOST

ADDITIONAL ONLINE EDITOR/COLORIST
Jim Ferguson

ADDITIONAL SOUND MIXING
Jim Sullivan

DIRECTOR OF POST PRODUCTION
Chris Fournelle

SENIOR DIRECTOR PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY
Tim Mangini

SERIES MUSIC
Mason Daring
Martin Brody

SENIOR DIRECTOR OF AUDIENCE DEVELOPMENT
Pamela Johnston

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF AUDIENCE DEVELOPMENT
Patrice Taddonio

AUDIENCE ENGAGEMENT EDITOR
Katherine Griwert

AUDIENCE ENGAGEMENT SPECIALIST
Anne Husted

EDITORIAL ASSISTANT
Emma Joslyn

SERIES PRODUCER, AUDIO
Sophie McKibben

SERIES ASSOCIATE PRODUCER
Amy Gaines

RECORDS MANAGER
John Campopiano

EDITORIAL RESEARCH MANAGER
Lisa Palone

LEGAL
Eric Brass
Jay Fialkov
Janice Flood

SENIOR CONTRACTS MANAGER
Gianna DeGiulio

BUSINESS MANAGER
Sue Tufts

DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS
Tobee Phipps

DEVELOPER
Ly Chheng

SENIOR DIGITAL DESIGNER
Dan Nolan

INTERACTIVE EDITOR
Chris Amico

FRONTLINE/COLUMBIA JOURNALISM SCHOOL FELLOWSHIPS

ABRAMS JOURNALISM FELLOW
Anjali Tsui

TOW JOURNALISM FELLOW
Katie Worth

DIGITAL REPORTER
Priyanka Boghani

DIGITAL VIDEO PRODUCER
Jason Kashdan

SENIOR DIGITAL VIDEO PRODUCER
Michelle Mizner

DIGITAL EDITOR
Jason Breslow

SENIOR REPORTER
Sarah Childress

SERIES STORY EDITOR
Lauren Ezell Kinlaw

POST COORDINATING PRODUCER
Robin Parmelee

DIRECTOR OF DIGITAL VIDEO
Carla Borras

SPECIAL COUNSEL
Dale Cohen

SENIOR EDITOR AT LARGE
Louis Wiley Jr.

MANAGING EDITOR
Andrew Metz

MANAGING DIRECTOR
Jim Bracciale

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER AT LARGE
David Fanning

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Raney Aronson-Rath

A Mitten Media, Motto Pictures, and Kartemquin Films Production for WGBH/FRONTLINE and Independent Television Service (ITVS) in cooperation with the Center for Asian American Media and in association with Blue Ice Docs

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