The Farm: Life Inside Angola Prison
The Farm: Life Inside Angola Prison (1998)

This documentary about life among the 5,000 inmates of America's largest maximum security prison, Louisiana State Penitentiary, was the co-winner (with Frat House) of the Documentary Grand Jury award at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival.… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 10, 1998
DVD Release Date: March 30, 1999
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

An eloquent documentary relating an inmate's point of view of being incarcerated in what very well might be the most dangerous and bloody prison in America.

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Maria Garcia
Film Journal International

The terrible realities of incarceration...seem to accumulate as the film unfolds, and they stay with you long after you've left the theatre.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

This riveting documentary will fuel your moral rage against institutionalized injustice.

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