• Short Summary

    A look at the modern prison of Jackson in Michigan, United States of America.

  • Description

    Titles read: "A PRISON OF THE FUTURE".

    Jackson, Michigan, United States of America.

    Various shots at a modern American prison - Michigan State Prison; inmates are seen walking about the grounds. Two men lick their roll-up cigarettes. Inside the prison, a guard locks a man in a cell and and looks through a small opening at him. The prisoner sits on his bed and eats. Brief shots of men working on machinery and in the prison laundry (looks like the film 'Each Dawn I Die').

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1178.29
    Media URN:
    40601
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:41:00 / 01:52:31:00
    Canister:
    PT 449

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