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The City

Title
The City [motion picture] / American Institute of Planners. Made by American Documentary Films.
Publication
New York : Museum of Modern Art, 1939.

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C.1 REEL 1 OF 1 (30 MINUTE VERSION)Moving imageBy appointment only M16 560 C C.1 REEL 1 OF 1 (30 MINUTE VERSION) C.1 REEL 1 OF 1 (30 MINUTE VERSION)Offsite
C.2 REEL 1 OF 1 (55 MINUTE VERSION)Moving imageBy appointment only M16 560 C C.2 REEL 1 OF 1 (55 MINUTE VERSION) C.2 REEL 1 OF 1 (55 MINUTE VERSION)Offsite
C.3 REEL 1 OF 1 (55 MINUTE VERSION)Moving imageBy appointment only M16 560 C C.3 REEL 1 OF 1 (55 MINUTE VERSION) C.3 REEL 1 OF 1 (55 MINUTE VERSION)Offsite

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Additional Authors
  • Van Dyke, Willard.
  • Steiner, Ralph, 1899-1986.
  • American Institute of Planners.
Description
1 film reel (43 min.) : sd. b&w.; 16 mm.
Summary
A documentary showing life in an old New England village, the overcrowded life in New York City, and life in a planned community. Points out problems of city planning and describes desirable conditions of living in small planned suburban areas.
Subjects
Note
  • Also available in a longer 55 min. and edited 30 min. version.
Credits (note)
  • Directors, Ralph Steiner, Willard Van Dyke; scenario, Henwar Rodakiewicz; narrator, Morris Carnovsky; commentary, Lewis Mumford; music, Aaron Copland.
Title
The City [motion picture] / American Institute of Planners. Made by American Documentary Films.
Imprint
New York : Museum of Modern Art, 1939.
Credits
Directors, Ralph Steiner, Willard Van Dyke; scenario, Henwar Rodakiewicz; narrator, Morris Carnovsky; commentary, Lewis Mumford; music, Aaron Copland.
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Added Author
Van Dyke, Willard.
Steiner, Ralph, 1899-1986.
American Institute of Planners.
Branch Call Number
M16 560 C
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