Tense scenes outside Mountview Prison as crowds gather (possibly in connection with the Sinn Fein prisoners on hunger strike).
L/S of the prison gates.
L/S of a tank driving through the crowd outside the prison. L/S of armed soldiers holding back the crowd...
Hundreds of convicts board a prison ship, bound for Devil's Island in the Caribbean Sea.
Prisoners seize Palermo Gaol and troops with tear-gas are used to stop them.
Footage of new progressive prison at Coldingley in Surrey.
Early melodramatic film about a prisoner returning home under tragic circumstances.
Titles 'Home Sweet Home' & 'Repatriated Prisoners Arrive'.
Interviews with ex prisoners of war. No sound.
Prison, prisoners issued with free railway tickets, prisoners looking out of train as it departs.
Experimental prison for young offenders in Zeeland, Holland