Southern Love Productions-Films

 

Plano, Texas:

A Cultural Study of Suburbia

 

 

Director/Editor
Travis Marriott

Assistant Editor
Jeremy Phillips

Producer
Travis Marriott

Production/Editing Assistant
Miira Lähteenmäki

Music by
The Golden Arm Trio & The Tosca String Quartet

NTSC

TRT: 30 minutes.

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1999 Southern Love Productions

Between 1994 and 1999, 18 Plano youths died of a heroin overdose. In 1997, city officials went to the media about the situation and dubbed Plano, "Heroin-City, USA." A slew of teenage wasteland stories followed bringing national attention to Plano.

This film is a study of how a suburban community came into existence, faced with an unignorable social problem, evaluated, interpreted, and sought to solve it.

• Aired on Frame of Mind Dallas/Ft. Worth PBS 01/2000

 

 

  
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