With the release of the documentary Amanda Knox on the platform of streaming Netflix, it has revived interest in this case that became an obsession of the world press to the point where even the coverage ended fueling the trial of those involved in the middle of unconfirmed rumors and hunches court .
If you do not remember the case, this is your .zip version:
Amanda Knox is a young American who decided to go to study and live in Perugia, a small town in Italy, where he shared his apartment with a British girl Meredith Kercher, who in November 2007 was found dead in his room .
Amanda and her boyfriend, Raffaele Sollecito, were accused twice of being guilty of murder ;however, in 2015 were acquitted, while a third involved, Rudy Guede, was sentenced to 16 years in prison.
This is a case at all confusing, especially thanks to the role of the press. The documentary features the intervention of Nick Pisa , who was then a reporter for the British newspaper The Daily Mail , there talks about how he covered the fact :
“Murder always attracts attention. A little intrigue, a little mystery, a detective novel (…) It was a particularly gruesome murder. Cutthroat, half-naked and much blood. What more do you want in a story? The only thing missing is the Royal Family and the Pope or something. “
“See your name on the first page of the newspaper with a story that everyone is talking about is a fantastic feeling … it’s like sex or something.”
With this kind of statement is not surprising that after seeing the documentary Nick also be seen as one of the culprits in this story.
What do you think about that ? Amanda Knox , the documentary is available on Netflix.