Lorena

Genre :  
Documentary
Air date :  
2019
Run Time :  
4 hr
Network :  
Amazon
Synopsis  

PREMIERING AT SUNDANCE 2019.  From executive producer Jordan Peele, the four-part series, titled “Lorena,” will delve into the notorious case of husband and wife John and Lorena Bobbitt. In 1993, Lorena made headlines around the world when she cut off her husband’s penis. She later claimed that she did so after he raped her. The series will examine how the case laid the groundwork for the modern 24-hour news cycle and increasing sensationalistic media coverage. It will also explore the national discussion on domestic and sexual assault in America.

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