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Attica  Cover Image DVD DVD


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

Summary: 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.

Record details

  • Physical Description: videodisc
    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.
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

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Homer Public Library DVD 365.641 ATT (Text) 000135259 Video Available -

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