HMP to Renovate Woodlands Facade

Photo: Peter Woodall

History Making Productions, the documentary film house owned by Sam and Phil Katz and the producer of “Philadelphia: The Great Experiment” (and my employer), will renovate the facade of the Hamilton mansion at the Woodlands in the coming weeks. HMP will shoot scenes from the series’ second episode, “Yellow Fever and the Rebirth of the City,” at the Woodlands this November. The film will air on 6ABC this coming March.

About the author

Nathaniel Popkin is co-founder of the Hidden City Daily and author of three books of non-fiction, including Philadelphia: Finding the Hidden City (with Peter Woodall and Joseph E.B. Elliott) and two novels, Everything is Borrowed and Lion and Leopard. He is co-editor of Who Will Speak for America, an anthology forthcoming in June 2018, and the senior writer of the film documentary "Philadelphia: The Great Experiment."



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  1. Never have I been so excited about Yellow Fever. Will there be any Germantown location shoots? Looking forward to it.

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