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Now We Live on Clifton

Friday, October 18

A grainy photo of a group of four young children sitting on a step outside a building

Filmmakers: Jerry Blumenthal, Alphonse Blumenthal, Susan Delson, Sharon Karp, Peter Kuttner, Gordon Quinn, Richard Schmiechen
1974 | 26 min | USA 
Filmmakers in Attendance 

Two elementary school kids in 1974 narrate the changes to their neighborhood of Lincoln Park, Chicago. Their playmates are moving away, and their playgrounds are turning into luxury housing. As DePaul University expands its presence, their neighborhood is gentrified and their friends are forced out of town.

Plays as part of Collectively at the Mead, Kartemquin