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

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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 Follow CIR on Twitter at @CIRonline.