Sons of Perdition

Overview

Filmmakers Tyler Measom and Jennilyn Merten profile a group of teenage boys who were banished from the polygamous Utah community founded by controversial spiritual leader Warren Jeffs for the sin of daring to question his God-like authority. In these communities, girls are considered precious gems, and boys are exiled the moment they display the first signs of individual thought. By following the journey of a group of boys who must navigate the real world after being purposefully raised to be ignorant, we get a ...
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Overview

Filmmakers Tyler Measom and Jennilyn Merten profile a group of teenage boys who were banished from the polygamous Utah community founded by controversial spiritual leader Warren Jeffs for the sin of daring to question his God-like authority. In these communities, girls are considered precious gems, and boys are exiled the moment they display the first signs of individual thought. By following the journey of a group of boys who must navigate the real world after being purposefully raised to be ignorant, we get a vivid picture the power that Jeffs wields over his followers, and daily struggles faced by teens who can't go back to their families, even if they want to.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Unedited & family friendly language tracks; Director's commentary; Exiled boys commentary; Coming attractions
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/29/2011
  • UPC: 829567078228
  • Original Release: 2010
  • Rating:

  • Source: Arts Alliance Amer
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Time: 1:25:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 74,176

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Bruce Barlow Participant
Kevin Black Participant
Joe Broadbent Participant
Sam Brower Participant
Jon Krakauer Participant
Sam Zitting Participant
Technical Credits
Tyler Measom Director, Cinematographer, Producer
Jennilyn Merten Director, Editor, Producer
Diana Barrett Executive Producer
Julia Parker Benello Executive Producer
Abigail E. Disney Executive Producer
Nick Fraser Executive Producer
Mark Geary Score Composer
Jenny Golden Editor
Julie Goldman Producer
Krysanne Katsoolis Executive Producer
Caroline Stevens Executive Producer
Kate Taverna Editor
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Sons of Perdition
1. Chapter 1 [:45]
2. Chapter 2 [10:26]
3. Chapter 3 [7:17]
4. Chapter 4 [6:46]
5. Chapter 5 [6:49]
6. Chapter 6 [10:23]
7. Chapter 7 [8:02]
8. Chapter 8 [9:16]
9. Chapter 9 [6:35]
10. Chapter 10 [2:03]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Sons of Perdition
   Play Feature
   Chapters
   Extras
      Trailer
      Director Promo
      Director Epilogue
      Bruce, Joe & Sam Commentary - On
      Bruce, Joe & Sam Commentary - Off
      Director's Commentary - On
      Director's Commentary - Off
      Coming Attractions
         Becoming Chaz
         Crime After Crime
         Life 2.0
         Miss Representation
         Most Valuable Player
         No Woman No Cry
         One Lucky Elephant
         Serving Life
   Setup
      Subtitles: English
      Subtitles: Off
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