The Short Film competition will be taking place throughout the festival.  Join us for these themed blocks of short films followed by discussion with filmmakers and new urbanists.

Tactical Urbanism – Thursday 10PM

Healthy Cities, Healthy Lives – Friday 7PM

Cities by Design – Saturday 2PM

Cities by 2 Wheels – Saturday 4PM

Architecture Madness Saturday 10PM

Awards for the best short film in each category will be presented 8PM Sunday Nov 10

What happens when the people take urban planning into their own hands? Tactical Urbanism: Ordinary people doing simple things to improve their communities.  Be inspired by short films showcasing the efforts and successes of tactical urbanists from around the world. 

 HEALTHY CITIES, HEALTHY YOU

Where you live can effect your health!  Walkable neighborhoods with inviting sidewalks will keep you safe and help you stay fit.  Burn less oil and more calories.  This block of short films will show you what kind of changes to advocate for and what elements to look for when moving to a new city.
Rome wasn’t built in a day, but some of our modern cities feel like they sprang up over night.  What design elements go into a city?  What do planners plan for? This block of short films explains the best and worst of urban design.

CITIES BY TWO WHEELS

Short films that demonstrate and advocate that the bicycle is the most critical method of transportation. .
Architecture is the oldest art.  Yet for every generation it is remade anew.  See short films highlighting how architecture effects the everyday. 
Join us in congratulating the winners of the inaugural New Urbanism Film Festival. With reception to follow.  Food & Drink provided.