Dead Action

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  • Dead Action

  • Artist: Optic Nerve
  • Year: 1976
  • Duration: 25:50
  • Country: United States
  • Documentary about the San Francisco County Jails, which house people convicted of minor crimes such as theft and prostitution. The tape mainly argues (through interviews) that most of the inmates are in jail because they are poor and that the prison system only exacerbates the problem.

  • Accession #: 748
  • Distribution Status: In Library Only
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