City government touches almost every aspect of our lives. Most of us are unaware of or take for granted these necessary services such as police, fire, sanitation, veterans affairs, elder support, parks, licensing of various professional activities, record keeping of birth, marriage and death as well as hundreds of other activities that support Boston residents and visitors. City Hall shows the efforts by the Boston city government to provide these services. The film also illustrates the variety of ways the city administration enters into civil discourse with the citizens of Boston. Mayor Walsh and his administration are presented addressing a number of their policy priorities which include racial justice, affordable housing and climate action.
Presented at Toronto International Film Festival and Venice Film Festival.
Título original: City Hall
Duração: 275 min.
Tags: USA, documentary, social portrait, social pressure, international festivals
Direção: Frederick Wiseman
Fotografia: John Davey
Montagem: Frederick Wiseman
Produtor: Frederick Wiseman, Karen Konicek
Produção: Zipporah Films
World Sales: The Party Film Sales