Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Benefit Showings Set For Prison Movie.

Byline: Journal Staff Reports


The now-closed Main unit of New Mexico's State Penitentiary, south of Santa Fe, was the scene, in 1980, of one of the deadliest prison riots in U.S. history. The Santa Fe Film Festival, on Tuesday, will present two benefit screenings of director John Luessenhop's "Lockdown," a cautionary prison movie about three wrongly convicted black youths. …

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