Law Through Film Series: Gideon's Army (2013)
Mar 5, 2014, 12:30pm-2:30pm
The documentary follows three young, committed public defenders who are dedicated to working for the people society would rather forget. Long hours, low pay and staggering caseloads are so common that even the most committed often give up.
Watch the trailer.
Launched in 2014, the Law Through Film Series aims to showcase the power of film to educate and articulate controversial legal issues. Each semester the series will feature four exceptional films that exhibit excellence in filmmaking and explore a broad spectrum of legal issues, from immigration to intellectual property. Following each screening, there will be an opportunity to discuss the film and its issues with the chair and other attendees.
|Location:||2028 Osgoode Hall Law School|