Citizen Jane: Battle for the City

  Release Date: 2017-04-21
  Rating: 7.2
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  Genre: Biography, Documentary, History
  Runtime: 92 minutes
  Country: USA
  Language: English
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Citizen Jane: Battle for the City is an English language documentary film portraying the events from 50 years ago, when the future of New York City was uncertain. An urban planner Robert Moses has his intentions clear to completely renovate the city. A daring female journalist Jane Jacobs comes into the picture and fights hard against the powerful businessman in order to preserve the city. She fights long and hard and in the end, emerges a victor. The film takes into account several aspects of the case of which the public are largely unknown.