Fall Film Series: Poletown Lives

Please Note: The Detroit Historical Museum is closed due to flooding.

October 13 2019 | 3:00pm to October 14 2019 | 3:55pm

Poletown Lives” tells the story of residents fighting to keep their neighborhood from being bulldozed for a GM plant that, in 2018, the company announced it has plans to close.The 1983 film documents the story of Poletown and the neighborhood protests around its scheduled demolition.

Shown at the Detroit Historical Museum. Admission is FREE.