02 Jun 2017

Ben Henriques examines the dénouement of Channel 4’s The Trial in Solicitors Journal

The Trial: Did we really want to know who dun it?

Ben Henriques discusses the dénouement of the Channel 4 programme exploring the jury system.

Do we do it as reality TV or drama? The makers of Channel 4’s interesting explanation of the jury system opted decisively for the latter in the last episode of The Trial. Although it made for gripping television, this approach somewhat undermined the power of the programme’s investigation of the jury system.

Read the full article in Solicitors Journal here