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Class Divide

2015 - ENGLISH - MOVIE

Documentary

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  • Jini Score
    68%
  • Critics Score
    71%
  • Rating
    7.4/10
  • Jini Score
    68%
  • Critics Score
    71%
  • Rating
    7.4/10
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Documentary about class division and gentrification in the West Chelsea neighborhood of New York City and its effects on public housing. Class Divide is a 2015 English-language Documentary film and it received positive reviews from critics when it was released.

Class Divide Reviews and Ratings

Average Review Rating : 5.0/5

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Positive Review Rating : 56%

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  • To the filmmakers credit, they seem to approach their subjects with no simplistic agenda but a genuine desire to engage and understand everyone they meet. ( Read More )
  • What Class Divide does exceptionally well is capture the sense of change at warp speed. In their bones, the public housing kids know that its only a matter of time before theyre forced to leave. ( Read More )
  • Cnn

    (CNN) Documentaries have become a prime platform for exploring race and class distinctions, with two worthy examples arriving the same week. ( Read More )
  • The Young Folks

    Class Divide shines an important light on our countrys gentrification problem, but also pushes forward the necessity of integration in order to accomplish a better, more diverse and fairer future. ( Read More )
  • Louis Proyect

    A brilliant take onthe hypergentrification that made funky old Chelsea the hq of buildings that now have individual swimming pools in apartments like a Scrooge McDuck comic book from the 50s. ( Read More )
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Awards for Class Divide
  • DOC NYC
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS