Detroit was once the fourth-largest metropolis in America. Some have called it the Death of the American Dream.

Today, the young people of the Motor City are making it their own DIY paradise where rules are second to passion and creativity. They are creating the new Detroit on their own terms, against real adversity. Johnny Knoxville and the crew from Palladium Boots decided to go exploring. In the process, creating a captivating series of short films encompassing the real Detroit in the 7th. installment of the explorations series.

It’s a very different perspective on how Detroit, MI is portrayed, as opposed to the “doom and gloom” that CNN, Dateline and other news media has shown.

uncluttered white spaces have created a series of our favourite images from the documentary staring johnny Knoxville below however to view the new doco, visit here now or click Johnny above.