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STREET FIGHTING MAN is a feature-length, character-driven documentary that follows three inner-city men – each a generation apart – as they seek to define their lives in post-industrial Detroit. Deris Solomon is a young single father who wants to leave behind a…

After months of preparation, Young Detroit Builders’ 8th Annual Showdown in Motown took place Sept. 23, 2011, at The Majestic Theatre Center.

The Young Detroit Builders: ‘Rebuilding Communities, Transforming Lives’

YDB’s 2010 cycle of students went right to work when assigned the exciting task of building a prototype of a temporary Haitian shelter.

Showdown in Motown

Our 7th Annual Showdown in Motown was held on September 24, 2010. 12 of Detroit’s hottest emerging entertainers went head to head for a 1st place cash prize of $1,000.

Check out the promo video, read the Detroit News article & see photos from the 6th Annual Showdown in Motown.


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