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HOGTOWN

Hogtown

"HOGTOWN is the most original film made in Chicago about Chicago to date." 
THE CHICAGO SUN-TIMES

HOGTOWN is set in 1919 Chicago against the backdrop of the race riots of that year. The story follows an investigation into the disappearance of a millionaire theatre owner during a snowstorm. HOGTOWN is a murder mystery that celebrates the most American of American cities while exploring the intimate lives of many of its people. This period piece is much more a period-less piece, shot in black and white in the often undisguised contemporary city. The film involves a multi-racial, ensemble cast of more than 70 characters, a full symphony orchestra score, and evolves directly from the ensemble process of the making our previous feature, Chicago Heights (now The Last Soul on a Summer Night).

(Dir. Daniel Nearing, 2015, USA, 95 min, English)

DVD sale: $395

Hogtown

Hogtown

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