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1 hr. 29 min.

Plot Summary
Documentary filmmaker Kirby Dick gave small portable video cameras to 10 students at John Marshall High School in the upper-middle-class Los Feliz section of Los Angeles, instructing them to film their lives extensively for one week and then pass the cameras on to other students. Out of the hundreds of hours of footage that the students shot of themselves, their friends and their families, Dick selected 16 students' work to make this thematically varied feature.

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Director: Kirby Dick

Genres: Documentary

Chain Camera (2001)

Release Date: January 1st, 2001|1 hr. 29 min.

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  • 75
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Informative, funny, sad and intriguing. show more

  • 50
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    Often tedious, sometimes fascinating anthology. show more

  • 75
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    A fascinating snapshot of contemporary teenagers. show more

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