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1 hr. 37 min.

Plot Summary
A hip-hop artist named Half-a-Mill and his crew use music to try to escape from a life of poverty and violence in the Albany Housing Projects.


Director: Maggie Hadleigh-West

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Area23A

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Release Date: April 6th, 2012|1 hr. 37 min.

critic reviews (4)
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  • 75
    Chuck Bowen Slant Magazine

    One of the more intimate and revealing looks at American projects ever made; it's assured and empathetic without indulging in fashionable white guilt. show more

  • 50
    New York Post

    It's a sobering slice of life that puts actual faces to local violent crime statistics. show more

  • 70
    Jeannette Catsoulis The New York Times

    A sad chronicle of absent fathers and messed-up mothers, drugs as currency and violence as the period at the end of every argument. show more

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