12 Angry Men - The Value of Human Life

Sidney Lumet’s 12 Angry Men unfolds in front of the audience in 90 minutes of real time, putting us into the jurors’ shoes and forcing us to make tough decisions of character and morality. In this video essay, Jack discusses the one central question these 90 minutes can be boiled down to—What is the value of human life?


Classics


Crime/Drama


Sidney Lumet


12 Angry Men