Based on a true story, When They See Us is one of Netflix’s most secluded productions.
Release Date : 31 May 2019 creator : Ava DuVernay Players : Asante Blackk, Caleel Harris, Ethan Herisse Type : Animation, Action, Adventure Country : USA Duration : Avg. Episode Length 1 hour 13 min – 1 Season 4 episodes in total Original Language : English Production Companies : Forward Movement, Harpo Films, Participant, Tribeca Productions
When They See Us is the subject of a true story, When They See Us is about the unfair trial of five young people, known as the Central Park Five, for a crime they did not commit. Arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman out for a jog in Central Park, these five teens find themselves caught up in a nationwide case.
When They See Us Review and Commentary : When They See Us, a one-season and 4-episode television series, first of all impresses with its reality. The series, whose script is also based on a true story, shows how big a problem racism is for the world with all its nakedness. The series explains very well what injustice, the distortions in the justice system, and helplessness mean for people. Let’s also mention that the producers of the series are Oprah Winfrey and Robert De Niro .
2019 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie
2020 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series, or Drama Special
2020 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series, or Drama Special
2019 Gotham Independent Film Award for Breakthrough Series Long Form
2019 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Casting in a Miniseries, TV Movie, or Special Program
2020 Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Limited Series