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A Struggle for Shelter ONF/NFB


Catalogue Number:  NFB522631
Producer:  National Film Board of Canada
Producers:  Mark Zannis, Barrie Howells
Directors:  Robert Fortier
Producing Agencies:  National Film Board of Canada (Montreal)
Subject:  Architecture, Documentary, Global Studies, Social Issues
Language:  English
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  1987
Running Time:  28m 43s


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A film dealing with the problems of rapid urbanization in developing countries. The film was made in and around Quito, Ecuador, where thousands of rural poor annually arrive in a city ill-prepared to receive them. Dr. Jorge Hardoy, an urbanologist from Argentina is the on-camera host.

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