Cleveland International Film Festival } March 22 – April 1, 2023 } Playhouse Square

Forest City Blues

Year: 2019
Country: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 15 minutes

Forest City Blues

Throughout 2019, 19 International Baccalaureate Film students at St. Edward captured the stories of the homeless in Cleveland, Ohio. Started as an extended introduction to the greater Cleveland Labre Project--which aims to not only to feed those who experience homelessness, but to stoke fellowship--this documentary traces the candid and sometimes surprising stories of those who do not live "inside", and moves from there to a fuller exploration of what social mechanics in the city complicate citizens' attempts to be free of poverty and homelessness.

CIFF44 Screenings

Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 9:45 PM

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at 11:00 AM -
Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at 10:00 PM

Accessibility (?)
Closed Captions: No
Audio Description: No
English Subtitles: No

Shorts Program
Local Heroes Shorts Program 1


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