PRISONER

PRISONER

Have you ever wondered what it's like being incarcerated behind bars among some of the cruellest people?

Imagine every step you take is tracked - all day, every day. Living in captivity not only means being under constant surveillance of guards that are looking for the slightest misdemeanours being committed but also being tracked by other inmates searching for your weaknesses and vulnerabilities. Learn why prison life is a kind of microcosm with it's own hierarchy and rules - rules that you do not want to violate....

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  • Behind Bars: The World's Toughest Prisons

    Have you ever imagined how living without privacy or privilegs really feels like?

    Tent City Jail - a prison in the desert of Arizona, USA. If you're in this place, you are in for tough times. As the name indicates, tents instead of cells make up prison housing, old army tents left over from th...

  • Behind Bars: The World's Toughest Prisons

    Have you ever imagined how living without privacy or privilegs really feels like?

    A prison with guards on the outside but not on the inside because they fear for their lives. On the inside, the prisoners are in control: murderers, violent offenders, drug bosses. This is the prison city of San ...

  • Behind Bars: The World's Toughest Prisons

    Have you ever imagined how living without privacy or privilegs really feels like?

    The Miami-Dade County Jail system, with its 6,000 inmates, is among the largest prisons in the United States and one of the toughest prisons in the world.The Miami County Jail system consists of four different fa...

  • Behind Bars: The World's Toughest Prisons

    Have you ever imagined how living without privacy or privilegs really feels like?

    Sofia Central Prison - a Bulgarian detention center, crumbling foundations and fit for demolition - derelict conditions too much to ask of anyone - even a criminal. Multi-prisoner cells, bunks stacked three stori...

  • Behind Bars: The World's Toughest Prisons

    Have you ever imagined how living without privacy or privilegs really feels like?

    Desperate overcrowding, rats, disease - welcome to Antanimora Prison in Madagascar. A prison in the middle of the capital Antananarivo and bursting at the seams.
    Originally built for 800 prisoners, the complex h...

  • Behind Bars: The World's Toughest Prisons

    Have you ever imagined how living without privacy or privilegs really feels like?

    The Dallas County Jail in Texas - a mega-jail with room for 7,100 inmates, where everyone from small-time criminals to serial killers wait for their day in court. Mass processing of new inmates occurs on a daily ...

  • Beyond Punishment

    Ever imagined meeting the murderer of a close family member? How would you react?

    Freedom is what you do with what has been done to you.
    Three different countries. Three men who have killed and three families who have lost a loved one. The common idea of guilt and punishment is that the kille...