Capturing the Friedmans
An Oscar nominated documentary about a middle-class American family who is torn apart when the father Arnold and son Jesse are accused of sexually abusing numerous children. Director Jarecki interviews people from different sides of this tragic story and raises the question of whether they were rightfully tried when they claim they were innocent and there was never any evidence against them.
Capturing the Friedmans review by Soap2day
Capturing the Friedmans - a flawless and tasteful cinematography for the demanding viewer.
For 107 minutes the plot of this movie will keep you busy.
This movie stands out among similar films in the genre Biography, Crime, Documentary with its unconventional plot.
This movie was made in 2003 and is watched in one breath.
You have to hand it to Andrew Jarecki for putting together a great cast.
On the screen Allison Tolman, Arnold Friedman, David Friedman, Elaine Friedman, Jesse Friedman, Seth Friedman live out their roles as in life.