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Rat Film - Trailer

Preview: Season 19 Episode 10 | 30s | Video has closed captioning.

In his critically-acclaimed directorial debut, Theo Anthony uses the rat to burrow into the dark, complicated history of Baltimore. A unique blend of history, science and sci-fi, poetry and portraiture, Rat Film explores how racial segregation, discriminatory lending practices known as “redlining,” and environmental racism built the Baltimore that exists today.

Aired: 02/26/18

Rating: NR

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