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Baltimore filmmakers to be spotlighted at New York's Museum of Modern Art
Baltimore filmmakers to be spotlighted at New York's Museum of Modern Art

The "Diner" guys, Tracy Turnblad and the moody teens of Hamilton will be basking in the New York spotlight this month, thanks to a Museum of Modern Art exhibition focusing on the works of Baltimore filmmakers Barry Levinson, John Waters and Matt Porterfield. "Our Town: Baltimore," running through Dec. 24 at the venerable Manhattan art showcase, opens Thursday with Levinson's 1982 "Diner," an ode to '50s-era Colts fanaticism and the shift from the easy answers of adolescence to the complicated relationships of adulthood. Included among the remaining 10 films are Waters' 1988 "Hairspray," a celebration of dancing and desegregation in...

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