The Fire That Took Her

U.S., 94m, DCP

Showtimes & Tickets

Screened October 21–November 3, 2022

Mother-of-two Judy Malinowski was doused in gasoline and set on fire by her crazed ex-boyfriend. She would go on to become the first person to testify at the trial for her own murder. The Fire That Took Her goes inside the landmark case to ask a timely question: How much must women suffer in order to be believed? An mTuckman media/MTV Docs release

A film by Patricia E. Gillespie

Unflinching… Startling and heartbreaking.”

Natalia Winkelman, The New York Times

Heroic and heartbreaking and important.”

Jared Mobarak, The Film Stage