Film Schedule Saturday, October 14, 2017
This timely and inspirational documentary chronicles legendary writer and urban activist Jane Jacobs’ battle to save historic NYC neighbourhoods from the draconian redevelopment plans of ruthless power broker Robert Moses in the 1960s.
The screening will be followed by a discussion panel moderated by Hamilton Community Foundation President & CEO, Terry Cooke. Guest panelists include Fred Eisenberger (Mayor, City of Hamilton), Mary W. Rowe (Deputy Principal Secretary, Office of the Premier of Ontario), and Mary Lou Tanner (Chief Planner, City of Burlington).
Matt Tyrnauer, 2016, USA, English, 92 min. Rating G | DOCUMENTARY
Event Location: Lincoln Alexander Centre, 160 King Street East, Hamilton
Single Tickets: $12
10-Pack Pass: $108
Festival Lover Pass: $250
Thank you to the Hamilton Community Foundation for their support.
From the Canadian Art Collection
Girl under a Tree 1931
Prudence Heward (Canadian 1896-1947)
oil on canvas, Gift of the artist's family, 1961