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Urbanism Filmmaking Challenge in Los Angeles

New Urbanism Film Festival Presents Its Urbanism Filmmaking Challenge Noodles & New Urbanism, an irreverent monthly meetup focusing on human-scale urban development, in collaboration with the New Urbanism Film Festival presents its brand-new Urbanism Filmmaking Challenge. This contest pairs filmmakers with local LA urbanists to create short (up to five minute) mini-docs exploring urban projects […]

New Urbanism Film Festival Meets CNU at Dallas

LA-based New Urbanism Film Festival will be in Dallas for CNU 23, the Congress for the New Urbanism. The festival screens short and feature-length films addressing issues and perception of urban life from a variety of angles, from wonky toe wacky, and concentrates on the many exhilarating positive developments in urban planning, including guerrilla urbanism, that have burgeoned over […]

The Parking Problem

Here’s a superb and good-natured little Streetsfilm giving a concise synopsis of how car parking became an American obsession, how it’s killing street life and urban economies, and finally how we can get the parking burden off our backs: It’s available from CityLab—with a typically excellent article by Sarah Goodyear—here: How Parking Spaces Are Eating […]