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His predicament was complicated and messy

New Docuseries Highlights How The System Failed Kalief Browder

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piumini moncler saldi Jenner Furst, who directed the series, told The Huffington Post that after reading about Browder’s gripping story in The New Yorker, he felt compelled to tell that story through a longer form visual piece. piumini moncler saldi

moncler donna “When the spotlights fade out and the evening news is over, [the Browder] family was sitting there and no one was talking to them and no one was following up with them about what they were going through,” he said. “And they were grieving but they were also trying to take over Kalief’s fight for piumini moncler outlet justice. There was something about that chapter that hadn’t really been explored.” moncler donna

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moncler saldi Furst said his team spent about five or moncler saldi outlet six months filming interviews and building “a very personal relationship” with the Browder family. They also uncovered surveillance footage from Rikers moncler outlet serravalle and combed through hours of outtakes from Browder’s interview with Nightline. Those candid on camera moments, which included piumini moncler scontatissimi Browder’s “somewhat coy and awkward responses,” helped to accurately represent his character, Furst said. moncler saldi

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piumini moncler uomo “Kalief represents everything,” Furst said. “And that’s what’s powerful about him and what everyone responds to. I’m just lucky to have such a messenger.” piumini moncler uomo.

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