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Reel America: "Detroit: City on the Move" - 1965

City of Detroit Promotional Film

Detroit, Michigan
Sunday, May 4, 2014

This 20 minute film was sponsored by the city and narrated by mayor Jerome Cavanaugh.  The promotional film optimistically chronicles a modern, thriving city bidding to host the 1972 Olympic games. 
 
Prior to the film, an interview with American Enterprise Institute fellow, political analyst & Detroit native Michael Barone provides historical context & commentary on the film.

Updated: Friday, August 15, 2014 at 5:44pm (ET)

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