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