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  • BEST BET
    DATE: April 23 2013, 7:00 PM
    Cost:
    $7-$10.
    CATEGORY: Special Events
    VENUE INFORMATION:
    Sie FilmCenter
    2510 East Colfax Avenue
    Denver, CO 80206

Relive the astounding story of artist and photographer Mark Hogencamp, who was put into a nine day coma after being beaten nearly to death by five men outside of a bar. Upon waking up Hogencamp decided to begin his own regime of physical and psychiatric therapy by building a miniature replica of a town in his backyard. Soon photographs of his growing fantasy world were discovered by galleries and magazines. And the rest is art history. The 2010 documentary has won a slew of awards, including a few Independent Spirit Awards as well as the Boston Film Society's "Documentary of the Year". Tue 7 p.m.

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