Prison for Profit

Ilse van Velzen / Femke van Velzen

Netherlands, The 2019, 83 min.

Documentary

Spoken language: English

Subtitles: English


Hard-hitting documentary about the grim reality inside South Africa’s Mangaung Prison. Run by private multinational security company G4S, ill-treatment, torture and neglect are rampant and underpaid prison guards fear for their lives. With accounts from whistleblowers, warders and ex-inmates, and shocking leaked video footage.

*This film is only available in the Netherlands.