Citizen Jane: Battle for the City (2016)

Genres - Culture & Society  |   Sub-Genres - Biography, Social Issues  |   Release Date - Apr 21, 2017 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 92 min.  |   Countries - United States   |   MPAA Rating - NR
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This documentary recalls the efforts of Jane Jacobs, activist and author of The Death and Life of Great American Cities, to prevent urban planner Robert Moses from razing and building over historic sections of New York City in the 1950s and '60s. Directed by Matt Tyrnauer.

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activist, architecture, author, city, civil-engineer, urban-planning