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Showing 1 - 10 of 16 titles with a criteria of Subject is Housing and Homelessness

From Courtyard House to Block Apartment

Examines the impact of rapid industrialization on traditional Chinese housing styles and ways of living.

Icarus Films | 1987 | 23 minutes

Hollow Land

A story about the eternal human search for a place to call home.

Natl Film Board of Canada | 2013 | 14 minutes

The Homestretch

Three homeless teens in Chicago fight to stay in school, graduate, and build a future.

Bullfrog Films | 2014 | 89 minutes

I Am Here

A contemplative and open-ended exploration of existence itself.

Natl Film Board of Canada | 2016 | 5 minutes

Life 3 - Cheated of Childhood

The International Labor Organization tries to rescue and rehabilitate the street children of St. Petersburg.

Bullfrog Films | 2003 | 23 minutes

Long Story Short

Over 100 people at homeless shelters, food banks, adult literacy programs, and job training centers discuss their experiences of poverty.

Icarus Films | 2016 | 45 minutes

Meishi Street

Ordinary citizens take a stand against the planned destruction of their homes to make way for the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

dGenerate Films | 2012 | 85 minutes

Net Cafe Refugees

Internet cafes have existed in Japan for well over a decade, but in the mid 2000’s customers found a new use for these spaces: living quarters. As a result, cafes are now equipped with showers and laundry service, all reasonably priced for overnight users.

MediaStorm | 2014 | 10 minutes

The New Metropolis - Cracks in the Pavement

Two first suburban officials struggle to fix their crumbling infrastructure.

Bullfrog Films | 2009 | 26 minutes

The New Metropolis - The New Neighbors

The inspiring story of two ordinary people who have successfully made racial integration the centerpiece of revitalizing Pennsauken, NJ.

Bullfrog Films | 2009 | 26 minutes