Citizen Jane: Battle for the City

Citizen Jane: Battle for the City

A two day film festival exploring issues of urban regeneration and community preservation.
Sunday, October 15: Sunday afternoon film screenings include Survival of a Small City, an award winning documentary about South Norwalk’s struggle to pull itself out
of economic decline and contend with the effects of gentrification; How to Revive a Neighborhood with imagination, Beauty and Art, an inspiring  TED Talk by Theaster Gates, artistic and social activist remixing his neighborhood and disrupting conventional thinking around city planning and community building on the south side of Chicago, a second screening of Citizen Jane: Battle for the City and other urban themed film shorts. Between films, the audience will be invited to participate in an organized discussion about issues raised in the films.
 
 

$10 - $30

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