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Life and Death Row: Director Ben Anthony on making the programme

17 March 2014 Last updated at 18:30 GMT

A new BBC Three series has been given unprecedented access behind the walls of a prison in Texas.

The three-part series Life and Death Row hears from men who face execution, as well as those affected by their crimes.

One of the programme's directors Ben Anthony spoke to BBC Breakfast about making the series.

Life and Death Row starts on BBC Three at 9.00pm on Monday 17 March.

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