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Collegetown USA - the setting for the most financially indebted population in U.S. history

What happens when debt drives our youth’s decision-making process?

C o ll e g e t o w n

              is a feature length narrative-documentary hybrid (creative nonfiction). The film illuminates the social and financial pressures that determine choices made by debt-ridden U.S. college students

A girl takes out debt to go to her dream college.

A boy on a baseball scholarship pledges a Fraternity.

Two Frat brothers apply for jobs on Wall Street.

A recent graduate works in a bulge-bracket investment bank.

 

Through the lives of five students

c o ll e g e t o w n  depicts

the modern college student’s experience with

student debt & heavy campus recruitment

from the financial industry.

 

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is composed of a mixture of narrative and documentary material.  All scenes are based on actual events, and actuality footage is used whenever possible to link the scenes to their real world inspirations. Many of the actors involved experienced scenarios identical to what they act out and so are performing as social actors as much as theatrical actors.

 

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