• Detropia (2012)


Release Date: September 7th, 2012

DVD Release Date: January 15th, 2013

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

Filmmakers Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady examine the decline of Detroit and the stalwart residents who remain in the once-thriving city.

Director: Heidi Ewing , Rachel Grady

Genres: Documentary

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Ratings & Reviews

  • 88
    Michael PhillipsChicago Tribune

    The oddly beautiful documentary made by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Gray is subtler and richer than its blunt title suggests. show more

  • 75
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    Detropia offers no solution to this crisis, and indeed there may be none. This documentary is more eulogy and elegy. show more

  • 50
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    More impressionistic than enlightening, Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady's Detropia introduces us to some interesting citizens of Detroit and gives them a welcome opportunity to speak for themselves, but reveals little we don't already know. show more

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