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|Director||Heidi Ewing, Rachel Grady|
|Starring||Crystal Starr, Tommy Stevens|
|Supporting actors||Michael Wanko, Michigan Opera Theatre Orchestra, The Nyce Band, 94 East, Luann French, Schuyler Campbell, Todd Cochell, Dave Graw, Crystal Starr, George McGregor, Tommy Stephens, David Dichiera, Dave Bing|
|MPAA rating||NR (Not Rated)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||3-day viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
A little too artsy for my taste.
More than a story of Detroit...it applies to many, many central city areas...loss of population and manufacturing jobs, which leads to a downward economic spiral.
Harris, for more details about the film but will say that I agree that it is well made but could have been a bit shorter.
Because Detroit is my ancestral home and the place where I spent 11 of my most formative years, I watched Detropia with a sense of grief, loss, hurt, anger, and betrayal. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Polo Grande
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Detropia takes a look at the current state of Detroit, the prime example of a remnant of the industrial... Read more
I grew up in Detroit, it showed the real rot of what was once a great industrial, and cultural icon city. Read morePublished 4 months ago by charles Stokes
'Detropia' presents the city as it was a few years ago, just prior to bankruptcy. This is accomplished largely through the eyes of a small number of perceptive long-time residents... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Loyd E. Eskildson
I love this movie. I teach AP Human Geography and it comes in handy for deindustralization. There is some strong language, but the point is so strong I get approval to use it... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Amazon Customer
Detropia was filmed by: Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady pointing mainly to the daily lives of African Americans in Detroit through their struggles and having to... Read more
The documentary "Detropia" by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady is a very remarkable film that depicts the life in the city of Detroit starting from it’s downfall and giving a... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Erik
DETROPIA is a fascinating documentary in that it was originally supposed to be a hopeful look at Detroit's possible resurrection, but finding little in the way of a positive story,... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Bindy Sue Frřnkünschtein
I lived in Detroit for 43 yrs. This is as sad and real as it gets. The motor City will rise up again. I love Detroit and go back every chance that I get. Read morePublished 11 months ago by John R