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Arts Express: Infiltrating Prison To Make A Movie

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**Crime After Crime: Interview With Filmmaker Yoav Potash. While most people would do anything they could to get out of prison, Potash fought his way in. Going undercover embedded in a legal defense team to expose in his documentary, sinister prosecutorial improprieties related to a domestic violence homicide case. As art intertwines with struggle, in a strategy of creative cinematic espionage that helped free Deborah Peagler.

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**The Price Of Sex: A Continuing Conversation With Director Mimi Chakarova. The investigative filmmaker deciphers how governments actually profit from the perpetuation of sex trafficking. And she unveils her dangerous mission disguised as a sex slave, while unraveling the global sex trade. And probing the marketing of young women as a major export under the post-Soviet new market economy, as she defiantly enters 'the mouth of the wolf.'

And...Crime Scenes In Cinema, Best Of The Net Hotspots, and more...

Stay tuned for continuing features of Arts Express: Expression In The Arts. And if you'd like to Express yourself too, you can write to: ArtsExpressradio@gmail.com.

Prairie Miller is a NY multimedia journalist online, in print and on radio, and on WBAI/Pacifica National Radio Network's Arts Express. Read more reviews by Prairie Miller. Contact her through NewsBlaze.

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