They Call Us Monsters - Juvenile Prisoners Write Film - Clip
Clip: Season 18 Episode 18 | 1m 39s
In this scene from the Independent Lens film They Call Us Monsters, filmmaker Gabe Cowan introduces us to the screenwriting class he teaches to a group of incarcerated teen boys housed at a Los Angeles facility for juveniles tried as adults. While they can't physically leave, they can imagine their stories on screen, and we see a scene from this autobiographical film-within-the-film.
Aired: 05/22/17Video has closed captioning.