Citizen Jane: Battle for the City

Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 7:15pm to 8:45pm

Willard Straight Theatre
Central Campus

Ithaca Premiere w/ intro by Mary Woods (Architecture, CU)

2016 > USA > Directed by Matt Tyrnauer
Urban activist and author Jane Jacobs ("The Death and Life of Great American Cities") fought to save historic New York City during the ruthless redevelopment era of urban planner Robert Moses in the 1960s. This potent documentary reveals how prescient her ideas were. More at altimeterfilms.com/citizen-jane-battle-for-the-city/ Cosponsored with the Dept of City & Regional Planning.
1 hr 32 min Trailer Link: youtu.be/hKjkjntspfA?list=PLMar3oNhkJuFrIybzyKt9lypu6atQY8Mk

Event Type

Film

Departments

Cornell Cinema, College of Architecture, Art, and Planning, Architecture, Design and Environmental Analysis, City and Regional Planning, Engaged Cornell

Tags

cascal, film, movie, tfdcin, Movies, Flora Rose, pma, FloraRose, hans bethe house, city and regional planning, environment, Design, aap, city planning, perfhum, architecture

Website

http://cinema.cornell.edu/Fall2017/ci...

Cost

$8.50 general, $6.50 seniors, $6 grads, $5.50 students and kids 12 & under

Group

Cornell Cinema

Contact E-Mail

taa39@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Teresa Alvis

Contact Phone

607-255-3522

Speaker

Mary Woods

Speaker Affiliation

Architecture

Open To

Public

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