A documentary on white flight in the area of Spanish Lake, Missouri, a post WW2 suburb. The town experiences rapid economic decline and population turnover due to racism and governmental policies which support the white exodus. The themes of the film parallel America's growing political divide, racial tension, and rise of anti-government sentiment.
A small town with big problems.
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The film was banned from some St. Louis theaters because its themes closely paralleled the Ferguson unrest that was in its first wave at the time of the film's planned release. See more
This is My Life
Written by Johnnie Lechner
Performed by Hookman See more