About the film
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Capturing the Friedmans
Release Date: May 30, 2003
|Slogan||:||«Who do you believe?»|
|Production Companies||:||HBO Documentary Films, Notorious Pictures, Magnolia Pictures|
|Producers||:||Andrew Jarecki, Marc Smerling, Richard Hankin, Thom Little, Jennifer Rogen, Peter Bové, Jaye Nydick, Tanya Barr, Jose A. Barrios, Alex Carone, Rafael Estrella, Caroline Findlay, Christopher J. Grunke|
An Oscar nominated documentary about a middle-class American family who is torn apart when the father Arnold and son Jesse are accused of sexually abusing numerous children. Director Jarecki interviews people from different sides of this tragic story and raises the question of whether they were rightfully tried when they claim they were innocent and there was never any evidence against them.