American Jail

In this provocative and personal film, Academy Award-winning director Roger Ross Williams explores the forces that fuel America’s sprawling prison system.

Motoko designed and animated over 25 infographics for “American Jail”, to help explain the destructive, cyclical aspects of the U.S. prison system.

“American Jail” currently plays at several film theaters and festivals worldwide, as well as broadcasted on national and international TV channels.

Credits

Client:
Submarine Films
Directed by:
Roger Ross Williams
Design and motion graphics:
Motoko
Additional motion graphics:
Jordi Vadri
Production company:
Submarine
Intro animation:
Lucette Braune

Frames

American Jail

American Jail

American Jail

American Jail

Poster design

American Jail Poster

Jeroen Schellekens