DocNight: Scenes of a Crime
USA, 2011, 86 Minute Running Time
Genre/Subjects: Crime, Documentary, Mystery
Thursday, July 12th at 7pm, directors in person
Digital presentation - SCENES OF A CRIME explores a nearly 10-hour interrogation that culminates in a disputed confession, and an intense, high-profile murder trial in New York state.
Police video-recordings allow directors Blue Hadaegh and Grover Babcock to unravel the complicated psychological dynamic between detectives and their suspect during the long interrogation.
Detectives, prosecutors, witnesses, jurors and the suspect himself offer conflicting accounts of exactly what happened in this mysterious and disturbing true-crime documentary.
The film was an official selection of AFI/Discovery Channel’s Silverdocs Festival, DOC NYC, Philadelphia Film Festival, Hamptons International Film Festival, London's Raindance Film Festival, the San Francisco Documentary Festival, the Atlanta Film Festival, Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival.
DIRECTOR: Grover Babcock, Blue Hadaegh
Producer: Blue Hadaegh & Grover Babcock
Official Film Website