David & Me joyfully revised after wrongly convicted man freed

David McCallum was wrongfully convicted of murder in 1985, when he was only 16 years old. Now the documentary about his life needs a bit of an edit.
David McCallum, second from left, stands with his immediate family outside Supreme Court on Wednesday Oct. 15, 2014 after a judge exonerated McCallum, and Willie Stuckey, who died in prison, of wrongful imprisonment for murder. (Seth Wenig/Associated Press)

David McCallum was wrongfully convicted of murder in 1985, when he was only 16 years old. Now, after nearly 30 years in prison, he's been exonerated — thanks in part to a documentarian who believed in his innocence.

Today David & Me director Ray Klonsky and McCallum himself join guest host Jelena Adzic to discuss the false confessions that stole years of an ordinary man's freedom, the culture that allowed such a miscarriage of justice, and how they feel about the joyfully revised version of the film (which receives its Canadian premiere tonight in Toronto).

*Click on the listen button above to hear the full segment (audio runs 23:17) 



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