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The Central Park Five

The Central Park Five

Original Title: The Central Park Five
Directors: Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, David McMahon
USA
English
119 min min
Special Presentation
ReelWomen
Docufest

Synopsis:
In 1989, five black and Latino teenagers were arrested and later convicted of raping a white woman in New York City’s Central Park. Each spent between 6 and 13 years in prison before the actual criminal’s confession led to their exonerations. This powerful documentary from the great Ken Burns (The Civil War) explores this horrific crime and the appalling, racially-fraught miscarriage of justice that followed in its wake.

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Show Times

Get your ticket here Directors Sarah Burns and David McMahon and subject Raymond Santana scheduled to attend
Ken Burns
Sarah Burns
David McMahon
Sponsors
Jeanne Randall Malkin Family Foundation
John and Jacolyn Bucksbaum Family Foundation