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Sat 04.29.2017

People Preserving Place Film Festival: *batteries not included

When: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM SATURDAY, APRIL 29

Where:Museum of the Moving Image 36-01 35th Avenue Queens, NY 11106

The final screening in the “People Preserving Place†film festival, for preservationists of all ages, is a 1987 sci-fi comedy from executive producer Steven Spielberg that celebrates how historic preservation has made its way into mainstream public consciousness. The film follows the owners and inhabitants of an apartment building in the then-run-down East Village. The building comes under threat by a nearby development, and is saved only with the mysterious help of small living space ships.Screening will be followed by a reception celebrating the end of the film festival.

Organized By: New York Preservation Archive Project, Museum of the Moving Image

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Cost for each guest: $15.00

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