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Showing 1 - 10 of 13 titles with a criteria of Subject is Housing and Homelessness


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

Icarus Films | 1987 | 23 minutes

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

National Film Board of Canada | 2013 | 14 minutes

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

Bullfrog Films | 2014 | 89 minutes

A contemplative and open-ended exploration of existence itself.

National Film Board of Canada | 2016 | 5 minutes

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

Bullfrog Films | 2003 | 23 minutes

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

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

Two first suburban officials struggle to fix their crumbling infrastructure.

Bullfrog Films | 2009 | 26 minutes

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

Bullfrog Films | 2009 | 26 minutes

A friendship unites two little girls from opposing clans in a village where tensions are mounting.

National Film Board of Canada | 2014 | 12 minutes