The Staircase (2004)
Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker Jean-Xavier de Lestrade was granted exclusive access to the defense team in a high-profile murder case to bring you behind the scenes of the trial in real time. Author Michael Peterson was charged with the murder of his wife Kathleen in 2001 after she was found dead at the bottom of a staircase in their home. Did Peterson do it? Or was his wife’s death the result of a terrible accident?