Video Animation: “The Box”—Ismael Nazario’s Story
A former teenage inmate tells how he was sent down to Rikers and spent more than 300 days in solitary, before he was ever convicted of a crime
Produced and directed by Michael I Schiller
Illustrations by Anna Vignet
Animation directed by Zachary Medow
Reporters Daffodil Altan and Trey Bundy
This animation was produced by The Center for Investigative Reporting, an award winning nonprofit news organization based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Get more stories at cironline.org. Follow CIR on Twitter at @CIRonline.