Great Curve Films is a film production company founded in 2009 by director/producer Madeleine Sackler. Great Curve's two latest films are the narrative feature film O.G. and the documentary IT'S A HARD TRUTH AIN'T IT, which was nominated for an Emmy Award in the Outstanding Arts and Culture Documentary category. Both films were made inside the walls of a maximum-security prison in close collaboration with both the staff of the prison as well as men who are currently incarcerated there. The films are available on HBO.

Check out the Q&A with Madeleine Sackler and HBO on the making of O.G. and Its a Hard Truth Ain't It. 

Madeleine Sackler 

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Filmmaker Madeleine Sackler is the director of The Lottery, Duke 91 & 92: Back to Back and Dangerous Acts Starring the Unstable Elements of Belarus in 2013.. Her most recent films, It’s a Hard Truth Ain’t It and O.G. tell the stories of those incarcerated in a variety of ways.

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