Violent Lives: The Armed Robber


One man’s life, often in prison

SKU: 78
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Producer: Compass Films
Year Produced: 1991
Running time: 52 minutes
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Documents the experience of John who at 37 has spent 15 of his last 20 years in prison for violent crimes. His angry and mistrustful view of life has been coloured by childhood experiences of violence at home and in care, and his future looks bleak without work and with his 17 year old girlfriend pregnant.

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