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“There Will Be No Stay“
There Will Be No Stay
is not a documentary about the death penalty in the traditional sense.
It’s about the actual men tasked by society with carrying out the death
penalty. This is a first-hand look at executioners, the pressures
they’re put under, and the unbearable toll the act of taking another’s
life has on their own. It explores the intersecting lives of a team of
executioners, several speaking publicly for the first time, on their
paths to discovering freedom from their personal prisons. It is a
journey of compassion and consequence through a process shrouded in
Co-Producers: Peter Hall (Grow Up, Tony Phillips), Paul Gandersman (Grow Up, Tony Phillips), and Chevy Kozisek
Executive Producers: Ronald A. Morton Jr., John Jelinek
Editor: Nicholas Fackler (Still Lovely)
Cinematographer: Jeremy Osbern (Stan Herd: Man of the Land)
About the Production:
secretly suffering in silence for their part in a system the public
doesn’t know much about. Creating a platform for these men to share
their stories became my mission and the driving force behind the film,
and the more I learned, the deeper my dedication grew.” — Patty Dillon
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