Inmates often harm themselves in segregation, requiring extra attention from the guards.

Solitary Nation

April 22, 2014 / 53m

Season 2014: Episode 9


With extraordinary access, award-winning producer and director Dan Edge (Inside Japan’s Nuclear Meltdown, Kill/Capture, The Wounded Platoon) takes you to the epicenter of the raging debate about prison reform. Solitary Nation brings you an up-close, graphic look at a solitary confinement unit in Maine’s maximum security prison.