Gideon's Army, directed by Dawn Porter, is a documentary that follows a group of public defenders in the south and the man who mentored them. The film premiered at Sundance. Judging from the clip below, the documentary looks to be a fascinating and tense piece of filmmaking. High on our must see list.
Gideon's Army - He is a Kid from Dawn Porter on Vimeo.
Sundance 2013 - Clip From 'Gideon's Army' (Idealistic Public Defenders Working In Deep South) (Shadow and Act)