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Showing 1 - 10 of 28 titles with a criteria of Subject is Housing and Homelessness


Three senior activists fight for housing rights in DC’s historic Chinatown

GOOD DOCS | 2016 | 26 minutes

Coconut Head Generation

In Nigeria, a group of students from the University of Ibadan organize a film club and transform a small classroom into a space for conversation and impassioned debate.

Icarus Films | 2023 | 89 minutes

Decade of Fire

In the 1970s, the Bronx was on fire. Abandoned by the city government, nearly a half-million people were displaced as their close-knit, multi-ethnic neighborhood burned, reducing the community to rubble.

GOOD DOCS | 2018 | 75 minutes

The First Rainbow Coalition

In a city determined to keep them apart, they dared to unite.

GOOD DOCS | 2019 | 55 minutes

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.

National 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

Hungry to Learn

The highest cost of college might be your health.

GOOD DOCS | 2019 | 85 minutes

I Am Here

A contemplative and open-ended exploration of existence itself.

National Film Board of Canada | 2016 | 5 minutes

Jaffa: A Guide to Gentrification

Jaffa, once a major port in the Middle East and the sister city of Tel Aviv, “the most expensive city in the world” per The Economist, has grown into an international tourist center, a coveted destination and last but not least a true real estate gem.Tourists, partygoers and its residents are charmed by Jaffa’s oriental style and romantic authenticity, but beneath the shiny surface lurk racism, greed and injustice.

First Hand Films | 2022 | 68 minutes