Sacco and Vanzetti is a documentary made in 2006. It was directed by Peter Miller. The film presents interviews with researchers and historians of the lives of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, and their trial. It also presents forensic evidence that refutes that used by the prosecution during the trial. Prison letters written by the defendants are read by voice actors portraying the two men. Tony Shalhoub performs as Sacco, and John Turturro as Vanzetti. Interviewees include Howard Zinn, Studs Terkel, Arlo Guthrie, and others.
Sacco and Vanzetti won the 2007 John E. O'Connor Film Award, the annual prize for the best historical film, from the American Historical Association. It was released nationally in theaters in 2007 and is now available on DVD