Aileen Wuornos: The Selling Of A Serial Killer - Saturday 12 January

Aileen Wuornos: The Selling Of A Serial Killer

Documentary Channel – Saturday 12 January, 9.00pm

Aileen Wournos is claimed to be the world’s first female serial killer. A hitchhiking prostitute, she killed seven of her clients. The three main characters in this documentary are Aileen Wournos, whom we see in prison, her born-again Christian mother, Eileen Pralee, who just adopted Aileen last year and her lawyer, Steve Glazer. The film raises a number of questions about official corruption, not least of which is whether she is in fact a serial killer at all or if that label was just a commercial means of selling Aileen Wournos and her story

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