Impact Film Forum: Ecology of Place

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Manny's Sun, Sep 29, 2019 3:30 PM
Film Info
Film Type:Panel
Topic:Activism/People Power
Impact Film
Sustainable Cities
Free Event


Free Event.


Ecology of Place invites discussion with documentarians tackling urban challenges. Dan Goldes5 Blocks, about the transformation of Mid-Market Street, premieres at the festival. Denise Zmekhol shares her work-in-progress, Skin of Glass, about Brazil’s right-to-housing movement. Young Richmond artists with RYSE Center present Youthtopia: In The Face of Gentrification.


Moderated by Saneta deVuono-powell, Senior Fellow at The Center for Community Investment.


See 5 Blocks at the Roxie Theater on Sunday, September 29 at 1:00pm. 

A reception follows this panel discussion at the Festival Activist Center at 518 Valencia, open to all ticket & passholders.

Part of Impact Film Forum: a new panel series with filmmakers, environmental thought-leaders, and change-makers that deepens the environmental film conversation.


The Impact Film Forum is supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.

National Endowment for the Arts 

Special thanks to the Forum guest curator Leah Mahan.