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New Metropolis

THE NEW METROPOLIS - two new half-hour documentaries by award-winning filmmaker Andrea Torrice - highlights the struggle to revitalize and rebuild America's original suburbs. "A Crack in the Pavement," narrated by actor Peter Coyote, unravels the national infrastructure and regional land-use policy debate through the stories of two public officials from southern Ohio. "The New Neighbors," narrated by actress Ruby Dee, follows a diverse group of residents and public officials from Pennsauken, New Jersey, as they attempt to reverse a declining housing market and create a vibrant, integrated community.
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Friday, Apr 21, 2017 - 5:00 PM    "A Crack in the Pavement" "A Crack in the Pavement" unravels the national infrastructure and regional land-use debate through the stories of two public officials from southern Ohio trying to save their aging towns from losing residents and businesses to newer suburban communities. The film intertwines their stories with commentary from national experts who examine the policies and practices that favor sprawl development over revitalizing existing, older communities. Features: Tom Moeller, City Manager, Madeira, OH; Richard Ellison, Mayor, Elmwood Place, OH; Members of the First Suburbs Consortium of Ohio; Myron Orfield, Bruce Katz, Dr. Carla Chifos and Kim Gibson. D
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Friday, Apr 21, 2017 - 5:00 PM "A Crack in the Pavement" (WORLD)
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Friday, Apr 21, 2017 - 5:30 PM "The New Neighbors" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 - 6:00 AM "A Crack in the Pavement" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 - 6:30 AM "The New Neighbors" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 - 12:00 PM "A Crack in the Pavement" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 - 12:30 PM "The New Neighbors" (WORLD)
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