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Video Series Takes On Policing, Prison In America

Matthew Cooke, director of the film 'How to Make Money Selling Drugs,' poses at Tribeca Film Festival 2013 portrait studio on April 26, 2013 in New York City. (Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)
Matthew Cooke, director of the film 'How to Make Money Selling Drugs,' poses at Tribeca Film Festival 2013 portrait studio on April 26, 2013 in New York City. (Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

Matthew Cooke is a Hollywood producer and director who worked on the Oscar-nominated documentary “Deliver Us from Evil,” which took an in-depth look at a California Catholic priest who admitted raping and abusing 25 kids. He then turned his camera to the war on drugs, in the biting film “How to Make Money Selling Drugs.”

Now, Cooke has launched a weekly online video commentary, “Survivors Guide to Earth.” Soon he’ll release a documentary, “Survivor’s Guide to Prison,” that looks at policing policies and what he calls the mass incarceration of minorities in America.

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