Posts tagged "documentary"
GO SEE: "AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY" GRACE LEE BOGGS DOCUMENTARY AND Q&A IN NYC

GO SEE: “AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY” GRACE LEE BOGGS DOCUMENTARY AND Q&A IN NYC

Grace Lee Boggs is a 98-year-old Chinese American woman in Detroit whose vision of revolution will surprise you. A writer, activist, and philosopher rooted for more than 70 years in the African American movement, she has devoted her life to an evolving revolution that encompasses the contradictions of America’s past and its potentially radical future....
WATCH NOW: MTV'S TV SERIES TRUE LIFE I'M SAVING DETROIT

WATCH NOW: MTV’S TV SERIES TRUE LIFE I’M SAVING DETROIT

True Life, Full Episodes True Life: I’m Saving Detroit is a serious look into the hardships and struggles that a majority of Detroiters battle constantly. In this episode MTV explores: When the housing crisis hit Detroit, many residents left in fear of the rising mortgages. With the option to take flight or fight, three young...
PLAYGROUND DETROIT PRESENTS: "LEMONADE: DETROIT" & "AFTER THE FACTORY" SCREENING

PLAYGROUND DETROIT PRESENTS: “LEMONADE: DETROIT” & “AFTER THE FACTORY” SCREENING

  PLAYGROUND DETROIT is thrilled to be presenting: A Documentary Double Feature “Lemonade: Detroit” & “After the Factory”  on May 10th.  Pre-sale tickets are available for a discounted price and tickets are for purchase at the door, these include a complimentary drink with your ticket! Both directors, Erik Proulx & Philip Lauri will be present at the screening...
BURN: ONE YEAR ON THE FRONTLINES, DETROIT DOCUMENTARY WORLD PREMIERES AT TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL

BURN: ONE YEAR ON THE FRONTLINES, DETROIT DOCUMENTARY WORLD PREMIERES AT TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL

  The WORLD PREMIERE of BURN: One Year on the Frontlines of the Battle to Save Detroit opened yesterday at the Tribeca Film Festival in NYC. The documentary was directed by Tom Putnam and Brenna Sanchez and features footage from a year documenting the lives of the crew from Fire Station #50 in Detroit, MI. Dennis Leary...
"DETROPIA" DOC TO TAKE SUNDANCE FESTIVAL BY STORM

“DETROPIA” DOC TO TAKE SUNDANCE FESTIVAL BY STORM

  Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady have spent 2 years in Detroit filming the upcoming documentary, “Detropia,” and are bringing to it the Sundance Film Festival this year. The focus of the film is the aftermath of industrialization and globalization as well as looking at the people who have remained in the city.  Here is...