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Two on Detroit


At times, watching the film is like watching the ultimate American nightmare. It can be hard to believe it’s a documentary. . . .

“We love our magic bullets,” says Ewing, who is originally from the city, “but it’s not going to be a magic bullet that saves Detroit.”


The massive abandonment has invidious, far-reaching effects for the Detroiters who remain. Over the last year, there have been an average of 35 major fires a day in the city.