THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE

THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE
Air Date: 
Tuesday, Apr 16th - 9:00pm
Episode Title: 
The Central Park Five

THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE, a new film from award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns, tells the story of the five black and Latino teenagers from Harlem who were wrongly convicted of raping a white woman in New York City’s Central Park in 1989. The film chronicles The Central Park Jogger case, for the first time from the perspective of these five teenagers whose lives were upended by this miscarriage of justice.

*Documentary contains adult subject matter, viewer discretion advised. [TV-MA]

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