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The People of the Tenderloin on the Big Screen

When: Thu., Dec. 14, 7-9:30 p.m. 2017
Price: $10
Take a deeper look at the people of the Tenderloin in Street Music (1982), a whimsical story about a street musician and other residents of the fictitious Victory Hotel who must fight their eviction from the Tenderloin, and Tenderloin Blues (1987), a cinéma vérité-style documentary film chronicling the lives of people who live on the streets of the neighborhood. Both of these ‘80s films were shot on location in the TL and speak to today’s predicaments of homelessness, poverty and displacement.


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