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Central Park Five
Central Park Five
In Sept. 2012 the City of New York subpoenaed all the materials from the film.
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Ken Burns, Sarah Burns and Dave McMahon discuss their film, Central Park Five
Preview | 3m 9s
The media response to the Central Park Jogger case was swift and prejudiced.
Clip | 1m 34s
Five teenagers from Harlem are wrongfully convicted of a brutal crime in 1989
Preview | 2m 26s
Preview | 3m 25s
Confessions vs. Evidence
Even with the absence of any evidence, the five teenagers were detained.
Natalie Byfield discusses the horror of the death penalty.
Clip | 2m 5s
Police Control Story
The police controlled the story to the media and for them, all the pieces came into place.
Clip | 5m 1s
Jim Dwyer talks about the Central Park Five being caught in a proxy war.
Clip | 35s
Crime in New York City
The Central Park Five describe their lives before April 20, 1989.
Clip | 8m 53s
The central park five are tricked into implicating themselves and each other.
Clip | 6m 16s
The Family Business
Film making has become a family business for Ken Burns, Sarah Burns and Dave McMahon.
Clip | 4m 23s
Kevin Richardson and Raymond Santana discuss the manipulation of their interrogation.
Clip | 56s
New York Wilding
Ken Burns, Sarah Burns and David McMahon discuss the term, 'wilding.'
Clip | 4m 32s
Not Copping Out
The Central Park Five did not take a plea bargain.
Clip | 47s
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