Detroit skateboarder turned filmmaker Jordan Garland
says he's on a mission to paint a picture of Detroit that's different from what the national media tends to portray.
Specifically, he's seeking to connect local artists, musicians, and athletes to present a version of Detroit to the world from the inside out. At least that's the gist of Garland's new short film, #adetroitfilm
, which had its official trailer release last week.
"I'm so proud to be able to say I was born in a city that is like Detroit. We have the opportunity to tell a story no ones ever going to be able to tell again. There's no other city that's gone through this," Garland told Click on Detroit
Keep tabs on Garland's project at www.asdetroitsown.com
and watch the trailer below.