Streets of Greenwood

A scene from "For Ahkeem"

Libraries’ ‘Mean Streets’ Program Returns to St. Louis Film Festival

By ksinger on October 16, 2017

As part of the St. Louis International Film Festival (SLIFF) Nov. 2-12, Washington University Libraries, Washington University’s Sam Fox School’s College of Architecture and Graduate School of Architecture & Urban Design, Cinema St. Louis and the Missouri History Museum present “Mean Streets:...

WU’s Film & Media Archive Completes Preservation of Rare Civil Rights Documentary

By Alison Carrick on June 16, 2017

The Washington University Libraries’ Film & Media Archive has completed the preservation and digitization of the rare civil rights documentary The Streets of Greenwood (1963). The project was made possible by a 2016 Basic Preservation Grant from the National Film Preservation Foundation (NFPF...

WU Libraries Awarded Grant by National Film Preservation Foundation

By Julie Hale on May 19, 2016

The Washington University Libraries’ Film & Media Archive has been awarded a 2016 Basic Preservation Grant from the National Film Preservation Foundation (NFPF). The grant will be used to preserve and digitize the rare civil rights documentary The Streets of Greenwood (1963). Co-produced by J...