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Saturday, August 24 • 4:45pm - 6:21pm
17 Blocks sponsored by UAB School of Public Health

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Assembled from amateur footage collected over two decades, the documentary “17 Blocks” can be difficult and uncomfortable to watch. Combined with the intimate way it invites the viewer into the world of the Sanford family, that is where it gets its power. As it portrays addiction, instability, and violence — punctuated by glimmers of hope — the audience is given a front-row perspective into a home 17 blocks from the U.S. Capitol, in a community a world apart from its neighbor. — Charlie Bice

The Life & Liberty sidebar is sponsored by First Church Birmingham.


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First Church Birmingham

First Church Birmingham
An historic church in the heart of downtown Birmingham, First Church Birmingham is an open place for ALL to worship, grow, and serve. We are a diverse congregation made up of people from all over the Birmingham metro area and beyond.



Saturday August 24, 2019 4:45pm - 6:21pm
First Church of Birmingham 518 19th St N, Birmingham, AL 35203

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