‘Controlling Britney Spears’
Producer/Director Samantha Stark
Supervising Producer Liz Day
Watch on Friday, Sept. 24, at 10 p.m. on FX or stream it on Hulu.
Britney Spears expressed sturdy objections in June to the court-sanctioned conservatorship, which was largely led by her father, that managed her life. However how the conservatorship labored had by no means been totally understood.
Now, after her impassioned speech to a Los Angeles court docket over the summer time, key insiders have come ahead to speak publicly for the primary time about what they noticed. They supply probably the most detailed account but of Spears’s life beneath the weird authorized association that, for the previous 13 years, stripped away lots of her rights.
A brand new documentary by The New York Occasions, “Controlling Britney Spears,” reveals a portrait of an intense surveillance equipment that monitored each transfer the pop star made. This new movie, by the makers of the Emmy-nominated “Framing Britney Spears,” options unique interviews with members of Spears’s interior circle who had intimate information of her life beneath the conservatorship.
“It jogged my memory of any person that was in jail,” mentioned a former worker of the safety agency employed by Spears’s father to guard her. “And safety was put ready to be the jail guards primarily.”
Senior Producer Rachel Abrams
Producer Timothy Moran
Director of Pictures Victor Tadashi Suarez
Video Editors Lousine Shamamian, Pierre Takal, Diana DeCilio, Geoff O’Brien
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