Trailer | Bulletproof
What is the cost of feeling safe? In an era of mass shootings, lockdown drills and teacher firearms training are as much a part of life as homecoming dances and basketball practice. Take a provocative look at fear, violence, and what Americans will do to feel safe in schools.
- [Student] In the event of a lockdown,
there are simple steps to take that'll keep us all safe.
- Some people will say, oh, you know,
it's just some kid playing.
The problem is we can't take that risk anymore.
- It feels very scary.
Sometimes I don't wanna come to school
'cause I think I might not come home the next day.
- So were you suggesting perhaps somebody
should have been armed and killed somebody?
- [Man 1] Ready, fire!
- [Man 2] The building lockdown drill is now over.