The House I Live In


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THE HOUSE I LIVE IN

Directed by Eugene Jarecki

Louverture Films is an Executive Producer
 

FESTIVALS & AWARDS

  • BritDoc Impact Award 2014
  • Peabody Award 2013
  • Best Cinema Documentary - Grierson 2013: The British Documentary Awards
  • Shortlisted, Academy Awards® 2013 - Best Documentary Feature
  • Best Documentary of the Year 2012 - African American Film Critics Association
  • IDFA 2012
  • Mumbai International Film Festival 2012
  • Abu Dhabi Film Festival 2012
  • Sheffield Doc/Fest 2012
  • Los Angeles Film Festival 2012
  • Sundance London Film Festival 2012
  • SilverDocs|AFI/Discovery Channel Documentary Festival 2012
  • Full Frame Documentary Film Festival 2012
  • Grand Jury Prize, Sundance Film Festival 2012 - Best Documentary
  • Sundance Film Festival 2012 - US Documentary Competition


For over 40 years, the War on Drugs has accounted for 45 million arrests, made America the world's largest jailer and damaged poor communities at home and abroad. Yet, drugs are cheaper, purer and more available today than ever. Where did we go wrong and what is the path toward healing?