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Filmmaker [[Performer~P235180~Marc Levin~marclevin]], known for his documentaries exploring prison life, drug addiction, and street gangs, won the 1998 Sundance Film Festival grand jury prize when he made his feature dramatic directorial debut with this downbeat prison drama about a black poet jailed on minor drug charges. At "Dodge City," a Washington, D.C., housing project, streetwise Ray Joshua ([[Performer~P235030~Saul Williams~saulwilliams]]), a marijuana dealer who writes poetry, sees his drug...more

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