With any luck, this should end the constant anti-suburban potshots from your city-slicker friends.
We give you: the new Minneapolis.
The film was created for Nelson + Partners to market EdgeWater 503, a condo building on Lake Street, which is odd in itself because Aaron Rupar at City Pages says all of the units have been sold.
At MinnPost, Steve Neuman says “the unsubtle message for the viewer: live here and you will have perfunctory, joyless sex with attractive women even if you’re a tardy jerk who shows up one cocktail in.”
By the way, the video used a drone/quadcopter for the exterior shots. That’s illegal.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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