Ken Burns' new film, "The Central Park Five" airs on Tuesday, April 16th at 8 pm

Apr 5, 2013

THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE, a new film from award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns, tells the story of the five black and Latino teenagers from Harlem who were wrongly convicted of raping a white woman in New York City’s Central Park in 1989. The film chronicles The Central Park Jogger case, for the first time from the perspective of these five teenagers whose lives were upended by this miscarriage of justice.

A new film by Ken Burns, The Central Park Five, airs on Tuesday, April 16th at 8:00 p.m. on channel 3 and channel 3-1.

Yusef Salaam walks into court flanked by police and press.