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"...Both involve an artist creating their version of World War II. But while Zemeckis had a whole studio at his disposal to paint Morocco in 1943, Mark Hogancamp only has some dolls, some wooden buildings he put together, and an old camera to take snapshots...."
"...Jeff Malmberg's SXSW Jury Award-winning documentary feature Marwencol focuses on Mark Hogancamp, who was attacked 10 years ago outside a bar. The severe injuries from the assault left him with amnesia..."
"...Marwencol (2010 Jury Award) After a bar attack left him with amnesia, Mark Hogancamp created a fictional, World War II, small-scale world with doll versions of his loved ones as a coping mechanism. Jeff Malmberg's documentary captures Hogancamp and the narratives he tells by photographing the dolls in the small town he created called Marwencol..."
"...Marwencol Director: Jeff Malmberg After a vicious attack leaves him brain damaged and broke, Mark Hogancamp seeks recovery in “Marwencol,” a 1/6th-scale World War II-era town he creates in his backyard. (World Premiere)..."