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Coming to Independent Lens: Brakeless

  • Aired: 10/27/2014
  • 00:30
  • Rating: TV-PG
The Independent Lens documentary Brakeless asks: What led the driver of a Japanese commuter train to accelerate perilously, causing a deadly crash? Piecing together personal accounts of those affected by the tragedy, Brakeless poses a question for a society that equates speed with progress: have what were once national virtues, punctuality and compliance, become dangerous?
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Coming to Independent Lens: Brakeless
Coming to Independent Lens: Brakeless
Brakeless premieres on PBS Independent Lens on Monday, October 27, 2014.
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