JOHN BOROWSKI'S FILM CARL PANZRAM RELEASED ON DVD.
Chicago, IL – Award winning filmmaker John Borowski releases his third film, Carl Panzram: The Spirit of Hatred and Vengeance on DVD October 2, 2012. Only available from the official film site, panzram.com, the first 1,000 DVD’s include a limited edition autographed collector’s card signed by filmmaker John Borowski.
A lifelong criminal and serial killer, Carl Panzram befriends Henry Lesser, a young jail guard at the Washington DC jail in 1928. After hearing of Panzram's torture, Lesser sends Panzram one dollar and convinces the killer to write his autobiography while secretly supplying him with pencil and paper. Panzram writes over 40,000 words documenting his entire life of and incarceration, torture, rape, and murder.
From John Borowski, director of H.H. Holmes: America's First Serial Killer and Albert Fish: In Sin He Found Salvation, comes the definitive docudrama chronicling the entire life and crimes of Carl Panzram. Included is footage of Panzram's original handwritten papers from San Diego State University, location footage from Leavenworth Penitentiary, Clinton Prison and Red Wing Youth Correctional Facility, and an exclusive interview with Panzram's jail guard Henry Lesser. John DiMaggio, Bender from Fox’s Futurama, provides the voice of Carl Panzram.