A teaser of the short documentary "Taking Back the Block." The filmmakers are looking to get the documentary published online or distributed. For more information please contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org or 847-644-0952.
Synopsis: In the wake of a bloody altercation, Bishop James Dukes occupies an abandoned house to try and create a social service hub that will combat violence and other issues plaguing residents on a block in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood.
Made by Miranda Viglietti, Audrey Cheng and Mitchell Armentrout at the Medill School of Journalism in spring 2013.