FRONTINE: ABACUS – Small Enough to Jail

November 12, 2016

When to Tune In: Wednesday, Jan. 3 at 10 p.m.

While “Too big to fail” was heard during the 2008 financial crisis, “small enough to jail” wasn’t even a whisper. Hear the little-known story of the only U.S. bank prosecuted after the financial crisis. Director Steve James (Hoop Dreams, The Interrupters) chronicles the Chinese immigrant Sung family’s fight to clear their names.