The Condemned (2013)

Genres - Culture & Society  |   Sub-Genres - Law & Crime, Social Issues  |   Release Date - Apr 27, 2007 (USA)  |   Run Time - 80 min.  |   Countries - Russia, UK  |  
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Filmmaker Nick Read examines the bleak living conditions in Lies Penal Colony No. 56, a secluded penitentiary located deep in central Russia, and housing 260 inmates who have all been convicted of murder. To reach the nearest city requires a seven hour drive, and as the convicts contend for a spot at the top of the social hierarchy, the warden reflects on his 26 years of service in this isolated prison fortress.



prison, Russia