Making a Murderer

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Making a Murderer is an American true crime documentary television series written and directed by Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos.wikipedia
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Brendan Dassey

The connected story is that of Brendan Dassey, accused and convicted as an accessory in the murder.
Parts were shown in the Netflix documentary series Making a Murderer (2015).

Laura Ricciardi

Making a Murderer is an American true crime documentary television series written and directed by Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos.
Ricciardi rose to prominence with her documentary Making a Murderer which she co-directed with filmmaker Moira Demos, in a process that took 10 years to complete.

Steven Avery

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The show tells the story of Steven Avery, a man from Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, who served 18 years in prison for the wrongful conviction of sexual assault and attempted murder of Penny Beerntsen.
Avery's 2007 murder trial and its associated issues are the focus of the 2015 Netflix original documentary series Making a Murderer, which also covered the arrest and 2007 conviction of Avery's nephew, Brendan Dassey.

Moira Demos

Making a Murderer is an American true crime documentary television series written and directed by Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos.
Demos rose to prominence with her documentary Making a Murderer which she co-directed with filmmaker Laura Ricciardi, in a process that took 10 years to complete.

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Making a Murderer is an American true crime documentary television series written and directed by Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos.
Other prominent documentaries include Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills, Making a Murderer, The Jinx, and The Keepers.

Steven Drizin

He has written extensively on the topics of police interrogations and false confessions. Among the general public, Drizin is known for his ongoing representation of Brendan Dassey, one of the protagonists from the Netflix documentary series, Making a Murderer.

Ken Kratz

According to Fox local news, Ken Kratz, the former Calumet County district attorney who prosecuted Avery, said that he had not been able to give his side of the story.
This was the subject of Making a Murderer (2015), a Netflix 10-episode documentary series.

Calumet County, Wisconsin

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Calumet County figures prominently in the 2015 Netflix television series Making a Murderer, which documents the arrests and trials of Manitowoc County resident Steven Avery, which involves from 2005 the Calumet sheriff's department and district attorney's office of Ken Kratz.

Laura Nirider

She is director of the Center on Wrongful Conviction of Youth, and has taught widely about the methods and mistakes which can manipulate young people into false confession s. Through her work with Brendan Dassey, a convicted youth offender, on the Netflix documentary Making a Murderer, Nirider has become an internationally-recognised figure concerning the deceitful convictions of children and conducting pro bono work to clear their names.

Manitowoc County, Wisconsin

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The show tells the story of Steven Avery, a man from Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, who served 18 years in prison for the wrongful conviction of sexual assault and attempted murder of Penny Beerntsen.
The Netflix documentary series Making a Murderer (2015) explores the arrests and trials in 2007 of Manitowoc County residents Steven Avery and his nephew Brendan Dassey for the murder of Teresa Halbach, who disappeared in October 2005.

Kathleen Zellner

The second season explores the aftermath of both Avery's and Dassey's convictions, focusing on Avery's and Dassey's families, the investigation and findings of Avery's new attorney Kathleen Zellner, which corroborates the thesis of Avery's innocence and him being framed for the murder of Halbach, and Dassey's legal team's efforts in arguing in court that his confession was coerced by prosecutors and his constitutional rights were violated.
Notable clients Zellner has represented include Steven Avery (who was the subject of the 2015 and 2018 Netflix series Making a Murderer), Kevin Fox (whom was falsely accused of murdering his daughter) and 19 exonerees who are listed in the National Registry of Exonerations.

Gustavo Santaolalla

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More recently, he composed the original score for the video game The Last of Us (2013), and the theme music for The CW series Jane the Virgin (2014–2019) and the Netflix series Making a Murderer (2015–present).

Patrick Willis (judge)

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In 2015, the Avery trial was the subject of Netflix's true crime documentary series Making a Murderer.

Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Documentary/Nonfiction Program

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Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Nonfiction Program (Single or Multi-Camera)

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TCA Award for Program of the Year

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