Friday, March 12, 2010
FUREE/MOCADA Screen "Some Place Like Home"; 3/14; 4PM
SOME PLACE LIKE HOME: The Fight Against Gentrification In Downtown Brooklyn
is screening again at Irondale (85 South Oxford Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217) on Sunday, March 14, 2010 at 4:00pm. The screening is free to the public.
Produced by members of Families United for Racial and Economic Equality (FUREE) and narrated by Kevin Powell, this documentary explores the downside of rampant development in downtown Brooklyn and the devastating effect this has had on local residents, small business owners, and the community at large.
The screening will be followed by a Q & A session with members of FUREE.
This screening is presented in collaboration with the Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MOCADA).