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5 Blocks: A Film Screening and Q&A on the Future of Mid-Market

When: Thu., Oct. 24, 6:30-9 p.m. 2019
Phone: (415) 351-1912
Email: kconry@tenderloinmuseum.org
Price: $10 Suggested Donation
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A rare screening of 5 Blocks, which explores the complex questions of income disparity, changing demographics, and the very nature of place. Interweaving cinema vérité scenes, interviews, archival film, and photographs, 5 Blocks reveals the challenges of attracting new, wealthy residents and workers to an area with a 50-year history of housing the poor population. The film screening will then be followed by a final Q&A session hosted by Randy Shaw, director of the Tenderloin Housing Clinic, founder of the Tenderloin Museum, and editor of Beyond Chron.
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