The Pruitt-Igoe Myth Documentary – Free Streaming Until July 31

Vimeo is making available this landmark documentary for free streaming until July 31st in solidarity with the protests against the killing of Black Americans and in support of racial justice.

It began as a housing marvel. Two decades later, it ended in rubble. But what happened to those caught in between? The Pruitt-Igoe Myth tells the story of the transformation of the American city in the decades after World War II, through the lens of the infamous Pruitt-Igoe housing development and the St. Louis residents who called it home.