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Union Street Film Series presents a series of films about that dirty word: Gentrification

Apr 29, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

| $10 suggested donation – snacks and drinks available for purchase
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Spoke the Hub presents: Union Street Film Series
Screening independent short, feature, experimental, documentary, dance, comedic and narrative films.

This month’s screening is a series of films about that dirty word: Gentrification

The Bed-Stuy
A film by Donal Foreman’s students in the Tribeca Teaches Program
Using story-telling and reenactments, students explore the positive elements of living in Bed-Stuy, as well as the difficult aspects, such as witnessing violence.

Wet Cement
by Emily Tomasik
Two friends explore friendship and differences in the world.

A Rare Medium Well Done
by David Hoon
A short film about a butcher in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Clapping for the Wrong Reasons
by Khidr Joseph
Investigates the effects of gentrification on Bedford-Stuyvesant through the eyes of the Brooklyn neighborhood’s community. Created as part of the Reel Works Lab.

Details

Date:
Apr 29, 2014
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$10 suggested donation – snacks and drinks available for purchase

Organizer

Spoke the Hub
Phone:
(718) 408-3234
Email:
Website:
www.spokethehub.org

Venue

Spoke the Hub Re:Creation Center
748 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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