Little By little: upgrading Barrio Escopa

Canada, 1980

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In Manila, nearly one million people live in squatter settlements; living conditions vary from almost pleasant to appalling. Little by Little documents the attempt to upgrade a section of one such settlement, Barrio Escopa. The project takes all aspects of community life into account. The film examines the complex nature of urban redevelopment and the roles played by different government agencies in the project’s execution.

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Credits

producer

Barrie Howells

production company

ONF | NFB

director

Tina Viljoen

Duration

00:39:27:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1980

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