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Attica / Showtime Documentary Films presents a Firelight Films production in association with Topic Studios ; a film by Stanley Nelson.

Nelson, Stanley, 1951- (film director.). Firelight Films (Firm), (production company.). Showtime Documentary Films, (presenter.). Showtime Networks, (publisher.). Topic Studios, (production company.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0810072547781
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (117 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Showtime, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Widescreen (16x9).
Originally aired on Showtime in 2021.
Summary, etc.:
Survivors, observers and expert government officials recount the 1971 uprising at the Attica Correctional Facility, when a violent five-day standoff between mostly black and latino inmates and law enforcement took place.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: TV MA.
Language Note:
English dialogue; English closed captions.
Subject: Attica Correctional Facility > History.
Prison homicide > New York (State) > Attica > 20th century.
Prisoners > Violence against > New York (State) > Attica > 20th century.
Prison riots > New York (State) > Attica > 20th century.
Prison violence > New York (State) > Attica > 20th century.
Attica (N.Y.) > History > 20th century.
Genre: Documentary films.
Documentary television programs.
Feature films.
Historical television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Television programs.
Television programs for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Available copies

  • 5 of 7 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Rowayton Library.


  • 0 current holds with 7 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Rowayton Library 365.641 ATT (Text) 33625138951459 Adult New Nonfiction DVD Available -

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