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1 hr. 23 min.

Plot Summary
After recovering from a brutal attack that left him in a coma, Mark Hogencamp builds a miniature World War II-era town in his backyard and creates photographic stories of its intrigues.


Director: Jeff Malmberg

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Cinema Guild

Marwencol (2010)

Release Date: October 8th, 2010|1 hr. 23 min.

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  • 75
    Walter Addiego San Francisco Chronicle

    If you have even a passing interest in outsider art, you owe it to yourself to see Marwencol. show more

  • 88
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Marwencol is about Hogancamp and his miniature alter-ego, about his photographs and his creative process. But it is also, on a deeper level, about how we process our experiences - good and bad, violent and mysterious - and how we try to build safe places in our lives. show more

  • 100
    Ty Burr Boston Globe

    A strange and very beautiful documentary about the gray area between obsession and art. show more

  • March 15, 2011 MatHam157
    Report This User

    a story of the unique, the odd, and the heartbreaking ... and always interesting

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