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Saturday, May 9 (Hörsaal/Auditorium 1072)
5 pm / 17 Uhr

 

DEATH SENTENCE IN INDONESIA
Director: Fender Dickinson
Documentary, Color, 55 min.
Germany 2013
English and German with English subtitles

XXX. 2015 Black International Cinema Berlin

US citizen, Frank Amado, has been sentenced to death in Jakarta, Indonesia where he is currently imprisoned for a narcotics conviction. He is the first US citizen to be given the death sentence in Indonesia.
This story touches on the injustice of the Indonesian prison and legal system, Frank's daily struggle to survive in a prison of this country, the effects of his imprisonment on his family, emotionally and financially, and the wicked drug ring that Frank was involved in.

XXX. 2015 Black International Cinema Berlin XXX. 2015 Black International Cinema Berlin
Director: Fender Dickinson & Frank Amado

 

US-Bürger Frank Amado ist in Jakarta, Indonesien, zum Tode verurteilt worden, wo er zur Zeit aufgrund eines Drogendelikts im Gefängnis sitzt. Er ist der erste US-Bürger, der jemals in Indonesien zum Tode verurteilt wurde.
Diese Geschichte handelt von der Ungerechtigkeit in indonesischen Gefängnissen und des Rechtssystems, Franks täglichem Kampf ums Überleben in einem Gefängnis in diesem Land, die Auswirkungen seiner Gefangenschaft auf seine Familie, emotional und finanziell, und dem üblen Drogenring, an dem Frank beteiligt war.

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