Architecture and the City Film Festival

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The 2014 Architecture and the City festival theme, Home: My San Francisco, will examine the shifting nature of home, the different elements that contribute to its definition, and its relation to the urban fabric.

This year’s film series highlights different notions, sizes, and shapes of Home, here in San Francisco, the United States, and abroad.

For information on the entire series, please visit

Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House
September 3, 2014, 5:30 pm
This classic home renovation film! Fed up with city living, Mr. Blandings moves his family to the leafy suburbs, where the path to attaining his American dream house is hilariously interrupted by the quirks of the design process, broken plumbing, and his own attempts to play architect.
(1948) 95 min.
Directed by H.C. Potter
Starring Cary Grant and Myrna Loy

This is a Films & Videos program from SFPL. From feature films to youth-made videos, we’ve got something great to watch.

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