Written and Directed by

Roger Ross Williams

Producers

Femke Wolting, Roger Ross Williams, Bruno Felix

Executive Producers

CNN Films, Amy Entelis, Courtney Sexton

Executive Producers

Mette Hoffmann Meyer, Nick Fraser

Editor

David Teague

Narration

Staceyann Chin

Cinematographer

Hans Bouma

Sound Recordist

Jaap Sijben

Animation Design

Lucette Braune

Original Score

Binkbeats

Motion Graphics

Motoko

Color Grading

Joel Sahuleka

Sound Mix

Jaim Sahuleka

Co-Producer

Ayesha Nadarajah

Line Producer

Ilja Roomans

American Jail is a Submarine / SubLA production presented by CNN Films,

Produced as a Why Slavery? production for The Why, with the support of Creative Europe-Media Programme of the European Union,

Netherlands Film Fund Production Incentive, CoBo, Bertha Foundation, Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program, 

In Co-Production with BBC, CBC, DR, EO, NHK, NRK, SVT, SRF/RTS