Bleecker Street

Year Published:  1982  
Resource Type:  Film/Video
Cx Number:  CX2650

Abstract:  Through the courts, through City Hall, and out into the streets, the residents of Bleecker Street, a poor working class neighbourhood in Toronto, carries the battle to save their homes. Meridian Development Corporation, with the help of the police and City Hall, eventually won and the residents were evicted. BLEECKER STREET documents their strength and perseverance and contains lessons for those engaged in similar struggles.

Available for rental or sale throughout Canada from DEC Films. Price list available upon request: approximate range $30 to $60 for rentals.