Seen through eyes of a single mother (Alone Watts) “Alone” mines layers of mass incarceration and its shaping of love within the modern Black American family.
Love and Hate Crime
A young man is led into a Mississippi court and sentenced to life for the savage murder of the woman he loved. The camera follows him into prison where he starts to explain his story and how he reacted with blind rage when he found out a secret about his girlfriend. But was that what really happened? Slowly his story unravels as his own past is unmasked. This is the story of a crime of passion and prejudice told by a man tortured by his own actions. A morality tale of modern America.