Civic Pride

May 31, 2011

After having been dubbed one of America’s 10 “dying cities”, the good citizens of Grand Rapids, Missouri put together a wonderful video made by a collection of Grand Rapidians lip syncing to Don Mclean’s American Pie. It was paid for by local sponsors and produced by local volunteers.

I admire it both as a demonstration of civic pride and as a fabulous piece of filming logistics.

 

see also http://www.indiewire.com/article/michigan_lip_dub/#

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