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An unreal dream : the Michael Morton story

Author: Al ReinertNellie GonzalezJohn Dean, (Film director)Marcy GarriottMichael MortonAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : First Run Features, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Wide screenView all editions and formats
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In 1986 Christine Morton was murdered in her home in Williamson County, Texas. Her husband Michael was charged and convicted of the crime. Twenty-five years later, DNA evidence was brought to light linking the crime to another man.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Feature films
Case studies
Trials, litigation, etc
Named Person: Michael Morton; Michael Morton
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Al Reinert; Nellie Gonzalez; John Dean, (Film director); Marcy Garriott; Michael Morton; Bill Allison, (Professor of law); John Raley; Barry Scheck; Nina Morrison; Rich Brotherton; Chuck Pinnell; Blue Bandana Productions LLC,; Glass House Productions,; First-Run Features (Firm),
OCLC Number: 869228379
Language Note: In English; closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Documentary.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2013.
Credits: Director of photography Levie Isaacks ; edited by John Aldrich & Jason Wehling ; co-producers Terry Dean & John Aldrich; music, Rich Brotherton, Chuck Pinnell.
Performer(s): Narrator, Nellie Gonzalez ; featuring Michael Morton, Bill Allison, John Raley, Barry Scheck, Nina Morrison.
Awards: SXSW Film Festival 2013, Documentary Spotlight, Audience Award
Description: 1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC; wide screen presentation.
Contents: Special features: Highlights from Ken Anderson's court of inquiry --
Highlights from Ken Anderson's plea deal hearing --
Festival Q&A with director Al Reinert, attorney John Raley and Michael Morton --
SXSW premiere highlights --
"Whispering hope" music video.
Other Titles: Michael Morton story
Responsibility: a documentary film by Al Reinert ; presented by Blue Bandana Productions LLC & Glass House Productions LLC ; written and directed by Al Reinert ; co-directed by Nellie Gonzalez, John Dean ; produced by Marcy Garriott, John Dean, Al Reinert.

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In 1986 Christine Morton was murdered in her home in Williamson County, Texas. Her husband Michael was charged and convicted of the crime. Twenty-five years later, DNA evidence was brought to light linking the crime to another man.

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The Innocence Project was founded in 1992 by Barry C. Scheck and Peter J. Neufeld at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University to assist prisoners who could be proven innocent through DNA testing. An Unreal Dream: The Michael Morton Story tells the story of Michael Morton's...
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