DOCUMENTARY FILM

Follow Pulitzer Prize winner Mark Konkol's work as senior producer, writer, narrator and consultant on ground-breaking documentary television programs. 

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TIME: THE KALIEF BROWDER STORY

Mark Konkol served as Senior Producer and lead writer of the Peabody Award-winning docu-series honored for " illuminating the greatest flaws of our criminal justice system through the tragic events and death of a young African-American who spent three years on Rikers Island without being convicted of a crime."  Konkol wrote the series bible and lead an investigation that further exposed New York City's broken criminal justice system through the experience of Kalief Browder, who was 16-years old when he was arrested for allegedly stealing a backpack and spent three years on Rikers Island, including two years in solitary confinement, before being released after all charges were dropped. The series, produced by Jay-Z and The Cinemart, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, aired on Spike and is now streaming on Netflix.  LINK TO TRAILER

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CHICAGOLAND on CNN

Mark Konkol wrote, produced and narrated CNN's 8-hour docu-series Chicagoland. WATCH SERIES HERE.

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AMERICA DIVIDED

Mark Konkol, acting as a consultant, procured interviews and access for the premier episode. LINK TO PREMIER TRAILER