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It's Different in Chicago

It's Different In Chicago is an anthology documentary that tells the story of how House music and Hip Hop culture complemented and competed with each other leading to deep revelations about the different segments within the Black community of Chicago.

  • David Weathersby
    Thee Debauchery Ball, The Color of Art
  • David Weathersby
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  • Genres:
    Music, African American, Chicago, Culture, House Music, Hip Hop
  • Runtime:
    1 hour 21 minutes 15 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    August 25, 2021
  • Production Budget:
    12,565 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
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Director Biography - David Weathersby

David Weathersby is a filmmaker/videographer and the founder of City Vanguard, an arts organization that helps independent filmmakers create community-based documentaries for educational and cultural institutions. As a director, he has produced films, documentaries, music videos, and video art projects. His past projects include the documentaries Got the Love, Jazz Occurrence, Thee Debauchery Ball, and The Color of Art. His work has been featured on The Africa Channel, WTTW, and various film festivals including Pan African Film Festival, Sand Diego Black Film Festival, Collected Voices Film Festival, Black Harvest Film Festival, Image Union Film Festival, and The Chicago Short Comedy Film Festival. In 2018, he was awarded a Black Excellence award for best director by the African American Arts Alliance of Chicago.

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