Must Watch is a curation of some of the world’s most critically acclaimed and award winning true-crime documentary films, showcasing the most confronting, chilling and thought-provoking films from the last two decades. These are the films you need to see this month:
In The Executioner’s Shadow
Saturday December 7 at 9.30pm AEDT
A penetrating look at the consequences of the death penalty through three powerful stories. As the battle over capital punishment heats up, questions are asked of the meaning of justice.
There’s Something Wrong With Aunt Diane
Saturday December 14 at 9.30pm AEDT
A mother drove the wrong way on a Parkway in upstate New York and crashed head-on into an SUV, killing herself and seven others. This programme examines the mysterious and senseless tragedy.
Saturday December 21 at 9.30pm AEDT
We shine a light on the lucrative business that drains seniors’ life-savings. Victims and their families are caught in a scheme that has allowed court-appointed guardians to take total control of their estates.
Dear Zachary: A Letter To A Son About His Father
Saturday December 28 at 9.30pm AEDT
What begins as a poignant tribute to film-maker Kurt Kuenne’s dead best friend snowballs into a powerfully gut-wrenching true-crime murder story, a film that, like the twist-filled events it covers, isn’t always what it appears to be.