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Title An unreal dream [videorecording] : the Michael Morton story / written and directed by Al Reinert ; co-directed by John Dean & Nellie Gonzalez ; produced by Marcy Garriott, John Dean, Al Reinert ; presented by Blue Bandana Productions & Glass House Productions LLC.
System details DVD.
Audience Not rated.
Summary In 1986 Michael Morton's wife Christine is brutally murdered in front of their only child and Michael is convicted of the crime. Locked away in Texas prisons for a quarter century, estranged from his son, he has years to ponder questions of justice and innocence, truth and fate. Though he is virtually invisible to society, the innocence Project and Michael's pro bono attorney spend years fighting for the right to test DNA evidence found at the murder scene.
Note Special features: SXSW preiere highlights; highlights from for DA Ken Anderson's "Court of inquiry" and subsequent plea deal; news on serial killer Mark Alan Norwood's trial & verdict; festival Q&A with director Al Reinert, Michael Morton, and pro bono attorney John Raley; "Whispering hope" music video from the soundtrack to "An unreal dream".
Credits Director of photography Levie Isaacks ; edited by Wayne Bell ; co-producers Terry Dean & John Aldrich ; music by Rich Brotherton & Chuck Pinnell


Location Call # Status
 Smoky Hill DVD  DVD 345.764 UNREAL  ON SHELF
Publisher [Houston, TX] : Blue Bandana Productions, [2013]
New York, NY : First Run Features
Description 1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
DESCRIPT two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical rda
video file DVD video rda
Subject Morton, Michael.
Innocence Project.
Judicial error -- Texas.
Trials (Murder) -- Texas.
False imprisonment -- Texas.
Documentary films.
Alt Author Reinert, Al, film director.
First-Run Features (Firm), film distributor.
ISBN 720229915854
Music # FRF 915854D First Run Features