Charm City

Charm City

Filmed during three years of unparalleled violence in Baltimore, Charm City delivers a powerfully candid portrait of those on the frontlines. With grit, fury, and compassion, a group of police, citizens, community leaders and government officials grapple with the consequences of violence and try to reclaim their city’s future. Learn more about the film.

Charm City was directed by Catherine Bainbridge and co-directed by Alfonso Maiorana

Join us for a free film screening!

Join us April 7 at 2:30 p.m.at the Carbondale Public Library for a free screening of the film Charm City. Guests are invited to remain after the screening to participate in a community conversation lead by the Race Unity Group.

Sun, April. 7th at 2:30 PM

Carbondale Public Library
405 W. Main St., Carbondale, IL | Map

ABOUT THE FILM:
Filmed during three years of unparalleled violence in Baltimore, Charm City delivers a powerfully candid portrait of those on the frontlines. With grit, fury, and compassion, a group of police, citizens, community leaders and government officials grapple with the consequences of violence and try to reclaim their city’s future. Learn more about the film.

WSIU has traditionally partnered with the Carbondale Public Library and SIU Carbondale to host screening throughout southern Illinois. These screenings are free and open to the public. In addition to the Community Cinema film screening events, WSIU hosts Indie Lens Pop Up film screenings featuring documentaries from the PBS hit series Independent Lens.

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