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At the Death House Door (2008)


Directed by Steve James, Peter Gilbert
96 minutes, USA
Non-Fiction

Description:

This film offers an unflinching look at the career of Carroll Pickett, who presided over ninety-five executions during his fifteen-year tenure as death house chaplain to the Walls prison unit in Huntsville, Texas.

Awards (n=1):


Full Frame (2008)

FESTIVAL HISTORY: n=10

  1. Atlantic Film Festival (2008)
     
  2. Atlantic Film Festival (2008)
     
  3. Boston Independent Film Festival (2008)
     
  4. CineSol Film Festival (2008)
     
  5. Full Frame (2008)
     
  6. Hot Docs (2008)
     
  7. Indie Memphis Film Festival (2008)
     
  8. Rooftop Film (2008)
     
  9. Sarasota Film Festival (2008)
     
  10. South by Southwest Film Festival (2008)
     

PEER FILMS: n=98
(films that share at least 3 festivals)

  1. My Effortless Brilliance (7 festivals)
  2. Song Sung Blue (7 festivals)
  3. The Black List (7 festivals)
  4. American Teen (6 festivals)
  5. Spider (6 festivals)
  6. Woodpecker (6 festivals)
  7. 34x25x36 (5 festivals)
  8. Beautiful Losers (5 festivals)
  9. Full Battle Rattle (5 festivals)
  10. Heavy Load (5 festivals)
  11. Intimidad (5 festivals)
  12. kids + money (5 festivals)
  13. La Corona (5 festivals)
  14. Mongol (5 festivals)
  15. Primitive Technology (5 festivals)
  16. Teat Beat of Sex (5 festivals)
  17. Tony Zoreil (Tony Zear) (5 festivals)
  18. We Are Wizards (5 festivals)
  19. XXY (5 festivals)
  20. 'Bama Girl (4 festivals)
  21. A Catalog of Anticipations (4 festivals)
  22. Bi The Way (4 festivals)
  23. Dance of the Dead (4 festivals)
  24. Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father (4 festivals)
  25. Doxology (4 festivals)
  26. Fantaisie in Bubblewrap (4 festivals)
  27. Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson (4 festivals)
  28. JUMP! (4 festivals)
  29. Man (4 festivals)
  30. Man on Wire (4 festivals)
  31. Medicine for Melancholy (4 festivals)
  32. Nerdcore Rising (4 festivals)
  33. Not Your Typical Bigfoot Movie (4 festivals)
  34. Of All The Things (4 festivals)
  35. Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story (4 festivals)
  36. The Adventures of Baxter & McGuire: The Soccer Game (4 festivals)
  37. The Heist (4 festivals)
  38. The Visitor (4 festivals)
  39. To See If I'm Smiling (4 festivals)
  40. Triage: Dr. James Orbinski's Humanitarian Dilemma (4 festivals)
  41. X (4 festivals)
  42. Young @ Heart (4 festivals)
  43. Adventures of Power (3 festivals)
  44. Aquarium (3 festivals)
  45. Bananaz (3 festivals)
  46. Body & Soul: Diana & Kathy (3 festivals)
  47. Carts Of Darkness (3 festivals)
  48. Chief (3 festivals)
  49. Choke (3 festivals)
  50. Dreams With Sharp Teeth (3 festivals)
  51. Encounters at the End of the World (3 festivals)
  52. FLicKeR (3 festivals)
  53. Flow: For Love of Water (3 festivals)
  54. Flying On One Engine (3 festivals)
  55. Fugitive Pieces (3 festivals)
  56. Glory at Sea (3 festivals)
  57. Hold Me Tight Let Me Go (3 festivals)
  58. In A Dream (3 festivals)
  59. It's My Turn! (3 festivals)
  60. Life. Support. Music. (3 festivals)
  61. Madame Tutli-Putli (3 festivals)
  62. Make-Out with Violence (3 festivals)
  63. Making the Man (3 festivals)
  64. Mechanical Love (3 festivals)
  65. Mister Lonely (3 festivals)
  66. Mr. P (3 festivals)
  67. my olympic summer (3 festivals)
  68. Natural Causes (3 festivals)
  69. Passage (3 festivals)
  70. Peter and Ben (3 festivals)
  71. Roman de Gare (3 festivals)
  72. Second Sight (3 festivals)
  73. Second Skin (3 festivals)
  74. September (3 festivals)
  75. Sex: The Revolution (3 festivals)
  76. Small Avalanches (3 festivals)
  77. Suddenly, Last Winter (3 festivals)
  78. Swedish Blueballs (3 festivals)
  79. The Adventure (3 festivals)
  80. The Amazing Truth About Queen Raquela (3 festivals)
  81. The Apology Line (3 festivals)
  82. The Axe in the Attic (3 festivals)
  83. The Cake Eaters (3 festivals)
  84. The Edge Of Heaven (3 festivals)
  85. The Execution of Solomon Harris (3 festivals)
  86. The Ladies (3 festivals)
  87. The New Year Parade (3 festivals)
  88. The Order of Myths (3 festivals)
  89. The Outhouse (3 festivals)
  90. The Pleasure of Being Robbed (3 festivals)
  91. The Pull (3 festivals)
  92. The Tourist (3 festivals)
  93. Throw Down Your Heart (3 festivals)
  94. Up With Me (3 festivals)
  95. Veterinarian (3 festivals)
  96. Wild Blue Yonder (3 festivals)
  97. Woman in Burka (3 festivals)
  98. Zebra Kids (3 festivals)