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War on the family [videorecording] : mothers in prison and the children they leave behind / produced and directed by John Lyons, Jackie Rivet-River
Alternate (uniform) Title Sanctuary (Television program)
[Chicago] : Peace Productions, [2010]
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  HV8886.U5 G6511 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Prisoners' families -- United States
Women prisoners -- United States
Women prisoners -- Family relationships -- United States
Children of women prisoners -- United States
Women ex-convicts -- United States -- Interviews
Documentary films
Documentary television programs
Films for the hearing impaired
Physical Description 1 videodisc (ca. 48 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD-R; All regions; NTSC
Language In English with Spanish, French and English subtitles
Summary "[F]irst person narratives, coupled with analysis from passionate advocates, paint a devastatingly clear picture of the effects imprisonment has not only on the women who are locked away, but also on the children who have been left behind"--Publisher's website
Note Based on the book War on the family: mothers in prison and the families they leave behind by Renny Golden
Broadcast on televison in 3 segments in Chicago on ABC's Sanctuary program on WLS-TV in 2007
Special features: Featurettes "Brandy's commute: a day in the life of an ex-felon" and "Moms and babies program: Decatur Correctional Center."
Credits Director of photography, John Lyons ; editor, John Lyons
Note Not rated
Alternate Author Lyons, John (John S.)
Rivet-River, Jackie
Golden, Renny. War on the family, mothers in prison and the families they leave behind
WLS-TV (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
Greater Chicago Broadcast Ministries
Peace Productions

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