Netflix Secures Rights to Documentary on Cyntoia Brown

Maria Perez
Jul 9, 2019 - 6:03

Netflix announced earlier this month that it has acquired a documentary that tells the story of Cyntoia Brown and how she gained clemency.Director Daniel H. Birman will direct the film, which still remains untitled. Birman had previously directed a part of Brown’s fight for clemency in the documentary titled Me Facing Life: Cyntoia’s Story, which aired in 2011 as part of PBS’s Independent Lens Series. The 2011 documentary tells the story of Brown, who was arrested when...

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