Songbirds
Songbirds (2005)

Downview Prison in England is host to 250 women who have committed crimes ranging from drug trafficking to manslaughter, but these women are also mothers and caretakers. In a musical set in the prison, the women sing about their lives and… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 31, 2005
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John Anderson
Variety

Through the musical numbers, Songbirds achieves an artistic and emotional clarity that all the talking-head interviews in the world could never produce.

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Amber Wilkinson
Eye for Film

The film clearly raises questions about the nature of sentencing in the UK - two "duped" drug mules, for example, are serving a mind-blowing 18 years.

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Eric Campos
Film Threat

Audiences will be in for a unique experience featuring some of the rawest musical numbers you're bound to see for a good long while.

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