WMHT Specials

Lower Lancaster Street

Passport Special | 28m 41s

Documentary film that focuses on the gentrification of a rundown block in Albany that was being taken over by the middle-class at the expense of the working-class and the unemployed. Produced over the course of an entire year beginning in 1980, the film captures the transformation that took place in the decade following the completion of the Empire State Plaza.

Aired: 01/25/15

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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