Seeking Pleasure in Punishment: The Politics of True Crime (Video Essay)

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DEC. 2, 2020

Video Essay by Emma Kredl.


A desktop documentary tracing back the roots of the true crime genre and its contemporary iterations, as well as its political implications in relation to policing and mass incarceration.

- Emma Kredl

Created as part of FMST 665, Fall 2020.

Posted with the permission of the creator.

Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema, Concordia University, 1250 Guy Street, FB 319,Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3H 2T4

Mailing address: Gem Lab, School of Cinema, FB 319, Concordia University, 

1455 Maisonneuve BLVD. West, Montreal, QC Canada, H3G 1M8


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