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America’s foremost chronicler of American institutions documents the inner workings of the municipal government in his native Boston, led by progressive mayor Martin Walsh.
United States | 2020 | Frederick Wiseman
You can’t fight city hall, so Frederick Wiseman decided to film it. For his 45th movie, America’s foremost chronicler of American institutions decided to document the inner workings of the municipal government in his native Boston, led by progressive mayor Martin Walsh. After a bruising presidential election, it’s perhaps restorative to be reminded that local government has more of an impact on our lives than does the federal one. Wiseman capturesView more
City Hall, a Cinematheque streaming exclusive, can be viewed online from 11/6 thru at least 12/22 via the link below. (Doing so supports the Cinematheque.) Screening fee is $12, and after renting the film, you have 7 days to watch it.
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Stick around after City Hall for a conversation featuring Frederick Wiseman and Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh. It’s included in your rental!