""Two artists form an unlikely partnership to paint their most ambitious mural to date in Oakland’s downtown, ground zero for gentrification. The mural is dedicated to the diverse cultural artists that intersect on the corner, who are threatened by displacement. As the mural paint dries, a luxury condo is planned that will obstruct the art and cultural history. The community decides to fight back."
We're getting ready for a great film viewing on Monday, May 10th at 6pm. Read all about the Alice Street Film here: https://alicestreetfilm.com/about-the-film/
Then, RSVP for the after-discussion here: http://ebho.org/event/alice-street-film-screening-community-benefits-agreements-discussion/
In a rapidly gentrifying city, the construction of a luxury condominium threatens a local mural forcing the artists and a neighborhood to rally to protect its history, voice, and land.