Our memories are reconstructive. It's a little like a Wikipedia page, you can change it, but so can other people.

 ––Elizabeth Loftus, TED GLOBAL 2013

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True Memories and Other Falsehoods (TMOF) examines the causes and implications of false memory and false internalized belief within the criminal justice system: a woman misidentifies her assailant, an investigator elicits a false confession, and a suspect becomes convinced he committed a crime that he did not commit. Informed by an understanding of the ways memory and belief become contaminated, investigative protocols are being enacted to reduce wrongful convictions.

TMOF is a feature-length documentary in development with Kartemquin Films.


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