Life After Manson (USA) 25 minutes – 1210

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Life After Manson is a timely, intimate portrait of one of the worlds most infamous crimes and notorious killers. Releasing forty-five years after the heinous murders, this exclusive interview with Patricia Krenwinkel reveals an unlikely relationship with the charismatic Charles Manson that led her to cross every line of moral consciousness, resulting in the brutal acts she committed to win the approval of the man she loved. Life After Manson offers a provocative character study exposing a broken woman struggling with her past, her arduous effort to evaluate the cost of her choices, and the possibility of self-forgiveness. Can society identify with a woman who took life only to lose her own in a desperate effort to find love?  9/3 9:15 p.m. – Sears Gallery