When it comes your True Crime fix at Netflix, you don’t have to say much. Just tell the fans the name, and the launch date they’ll watch. Well kids After Tiger King, your next binge will be The Innocence Files. It’s coming later this month and today you can watch the Trailer.
The nine episode doc series is based on the story of The Innocence Project. This group was founded to help wrongfully convicted individuals get another day in court. You don’t have to be the winner of Mastermind to know the American justice system is broke. This series will look at 8 cases of wrongly convicted people, the process, the injustice, corruption.
A stark reminder that not everyone behind bars is guilty. There is people out there who will fight for you. Heartbreaking and profound, check out the series Trailer…
The Innocence Files shines a light on the untold personal stories behind eight cases of wrongful conviction that the nonprofit organization the Innocence Project and organizations within the Innocence Network have uncovered and worked tirelessly to overturn. The nine-episode series is composed of three compelling parts – The Evidence, The Witness and The Prosecution. These stories expose difficult truths about the state of America’s deeply flawed criminal justice system, while showing when the innocent are convicted, it is not just one life that is irreparably damaged forever: families, victims of crime and trust in the system are also broken in the process. The Innocence Files is executive produced and directed by Academy Award® nominee Liz Garbus, Academy Award® winner Alex Gibney, Academy Award® winner Roger Ross Williams; with episodes also directed by Academy Award® nominee Jed Rothstein, Emmy Award® winner Andy Grieve and Sarah Dowland.
The Innocence Files will globally premiere on Netflix from 15th April.