POV 1988 | TV Show Watchlist

Season 10, Episode 4 Jesse's Gone

First Aired: June 24, 1997

Examining the unsolved murder of 22-year-old rapper Jesse Hall in East Oakland, Cal. Also: the emotional effects of the crime on his family and friends; and the increase in violence in America's inner cities.

Cast & Details See all »

  • Premiered: July 5, 1988
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: This acclaimed, long-running documentary series is a showcase for independent films on a wide variety of subjects, from the heartwarming (`Sweet Old Song,' about a 91-year-old musician) to the whimsical (`The Sweetest Sound,' a study of names) to the contr… (more)

Show More »

Trending TonightSee all »

Watch This

Viola Davis, <em>Fences</em>
Oscar Nominee Viola Davis on the Importance of Fences

Why it means so much to her