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If You Build It

The completed Windsor Farmers Market at dusk. From IF YOU BUILD IT, a Long Shot Factory Release 2013. Courtesy of Brad Feinknopf.

Tuesday, April 3, 5:30 pm, OpenGrounds

Directed by Patrick Creadon

2012, 85 minutes, US

Follow designer-activists Emily Pilloton and Matthew Miller to rural Bertie County, the poorest in North Carolina, where they work with local high school students to help transform both their community and their lives through a year-long design and build project.

In conversation with Jennie Chiu, UVA Associate Professor of Education, John Comazzi, UVA Associate Professor of Architecture & Director of Design Thinking, and educators from Albemarle County Public Schools.