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Trailer For Doc 'Gideon's Army' (On Idealistic Public Defenders Working In Deep South)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 12, 2013 12:02 PM
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A fascinating documentary that I saw a couple of months ago, while it was premiering at the Sundance Film Festival, on a subject that I wouldn't have ever even considered as a documentary topic; needless to say, I'd really appreciated, was informed and even entertained by it.

Sundance 2013 Review - 'Gideon's Army' Is A Necessary Look At The Work Done By The Unsung

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 20, 2013 7:08 PM
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Director Dawn Porter's Gideon's Army is summarized as follows: 3 young, idealistic public defenders in the Deep South - Travis Williams, Brandy Alexander and June Hardwick - struggle against long hours, low pay and staggering caseloads to ensure justice is served for America’s forgotten poor.