CITIZEN JANE: BATTLE FOR THE CITY

  • Friday | 2:15 pm | Library Screens 1 & 2
  • USA
  • 92 min

Description

The life of legendary writer and urban activist Jane Jacobs, who battled to save historic New York City neighbourhoods from the redevelopment plans of the ruthless ‘master builder’ Robert Moses in the 1960s. This film sets out to examine the city of today through the lens of one of its greatest champions.

Director

Matt Tyrnauer

Sponsors

St Lawrence Valley Society of Architects

Jane’s Walk Belleville