Film and Video
We want to give a special thanks to all the filmmakers and videographers who have been inspired by our exoneree members to make great works of video and art. Here is a selection of the best of the best for our dear readers:
This song was written and recorded by our great ally, Nashville-based singer/songwriter Kenny Mullins. You can learn more about Kenny's amazing career (he has performed with artists as diverse as Patti Smith, Tammy Wynette, Chuck Berry, and Iggy Pop!) here. The video was produced by Karan Simpson of Mimosa Arts with the assistance of Kathy Spillman of Witness to Innocence. You can see more of Karan's amazing work (Dolly Parton!) here.
One of videographer Ashlee O Shelton’s series on the exonerees, this one featuring Herman Lindsey. Ashlee’s short videos grace many of the exoneree bios here.
‘One For Ten’ pilot film featuring Ray Krone and narrated by Danny Glover. Witness to Innocence is proud to be a major participant in this unique and exciting online series of films of the exonerated. Please show them some love at their internet abode: www.oneforten.com
“The Club of the Resuscitated” by Alvaro Corcuera, featuring the awesome photography of Sofia Moro.
StoryCorps, one of the world's largest oral history projects, features Sabrina Butler and her husband Joe Porter in this poignant video, "Somebody In My Corner"