Up Next

Live Out Loud

Oscar Nominee Edgar Barens on Dignity for Dying Prisoners

America’s prison population is aging. Edgar Barens is nominated for an Oscar for Best Documentary (Short Subject) for his film, “Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall,” where he follows an elderly inmate dying in a state penitentiary.

Oscar Nominee Edgar Barens on Dignity for Dying Prisoners

America’s prison population is aging. Edgar Barens is nominated for an Oscar for Best Documentary (Short Subject) for his film, “Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall,” where he follows an elderly inmate dying in a state penitentiary.

WHERE TO WATCH