This project features the poem 'Detroit Hymns, Christmas Eve' by Jim Daniels from the anthology “Respect: The Poetry of Detroit Music." The poem follows the narrator and his friend, Kenny, through their Christmas Eve celebration in a Detroit staple: White Castle Restaurant.
Directed, filmed, and edited by Marcus Fields.
Thanks to the friendly folks at Lansing's Fleetwood Diner.
Official Selection of the 2020 Michigan State University Filmetry Festival, April 23, 2020.
Received an Award of Commendation from the Canada Shorts Film Festival 2020.
Poem used with permission from Jim Daniels.