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Theo Anthony's 'Rat Film' Delves Into Issues of Rodents and Racism in Baltimore

4/26/2017 11:00 AM Eastern
Theo Anthony's documentary Rat Film, which opened the Art of the Real Festival at the Film Society of Lincoln Center this month, uses the rat infestation problem of Baltimore to delve into much deeper issues of racism and a segregated city.

As Art in America's Craig Hubert explains, "Anthony's editing, explicit without being obvious, makes it easy to pick up metaphoric resonance between experiments with rat control on one hand and racist city planning on the other."

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