News 10.04.12

“Give Up Tomorrow” Premieres on PBS

Thursday night, the award-winning documentary “Give Up Tomorrow,” about a miscarriage of justice in the Philippines, will have its American broadcast premiere on PBS as part of POV’s 25th Anniversary Season.

 

The documentary, which won the Audience Award at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival, tells the story of Paco Larranaga who was convicted despite overwhelming evidence of innocence in a politically charged double murder trial and sentenced to life in prison.

 

The exact broadcast time and date varies depending on your location.

Check your local listings

. The film will also

screen online in the U.S. for 30 days

.

 

September marked Larranaga’s 15-year anniversary behind bars for a crime that he didn’t commit.

 

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about the documentary

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Free Paco Now!

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