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Title At the death house door [videorecording] / the Independent Film Channel presents ; in association with the Chicago Tribune Company ; a Kartemquim Films production ; directed by Steve James, Peter Gilbert ; produced by Peter Gilbert, Steve James.

Imprint [Chicago, Ill. : Distributed by] Facets Multimedia, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    364.66 ATT    Staff Reported Missing
Description 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a documentary film in 2008.
Special features: bonus scenes (28 min.); "Updates" text summary of Pickett's work ; "Carlos De Luna audiotape" narration recorded by Pickett (50 min.); theatrical trailer (3 min.); "Death Penalty Facts" PDF file; "Fact sheet" information PDF file.
Credits Director of photography, Peter Gilbert ; editors, Steve James, Aaron Wickenden ; composer, Leo Sidran.
Summary An intimate look at the death penalty in the state of Texas through the eyes of Pastor Carroll Pickett, who served 15 years as the death house chaplain to the infamous 'Walls' prison unit in Huntsville. During Pickett's remarkable career he presided over 95 executions, including the world's first lethal injection. After each execution, Pickett recorded an audiotape account of his trip to the death chamber.
System Details DVD.
Subject Pickett, Carroll.
Capital punishment -- Texas.
Death row -- Texas -- Huntsville.
Genre/Form Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Feature films
Added Author James, Steve, 1955-
Gilbert, Peter, 1957-
Independent Film Channel.
Tribune Company.
Kartemquin Films.
Facets Multimedia (Chicago, Ill.)
ISBN 1565808495
Standard No. 736899126124
Music No. K0904 Kartemquim
DV98597 Facets Multimedia

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