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4.3
395 Ratings

Los Angeles Plays Itself

Directed by Thom Andersen
United States, 2003
Documentary

Synopsis

Of the cities in the world, few are depicted in and mythologized more in film and television than the city of Los Angeles. In this documentary, Thom Andersen examines in detail the ways the city has been depicted, both when it is meant to be anonymous and when itself is the focus.

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Los Angeles Plays Itself Directed by Thom Andersen

Awards & Festivals

Village Voice Film Poll

2004 | Winner: Best Documentary

2003 | 2nd place: Best Undistributed Film

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2004 | Winner: Independent/Experimental Film and Video Award

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