Not in My Neighborhood / Directed by Kurt Orderson / 86 min / Doc / Brazil, South Africa, US
As cities around the world catapult themselves into ‘World Class’, Global City status, we have to ask ourselves, “at what cost”? Not in my Neigborhood gives the account of citizens on the frontline of the struggle against the intersectional nature of Gentrification from three seemingly World Class Cities.
Director Biography - Kurt Orderson
Kurt Orderson is an award-winning filmmaker from Cape Town, South Africa.
He has worked for the South African Broadcasting Corporation, producing, shooting and directing magazine shows and numerous documentaries for television.
He is the founder and director of Azania Rizing, a production company that aims to inspire young people through creative storytelling about Africa and African Diasporas. The company has aims at mapping the influence of African legacies around the world to facilitate international dialogue by linking local and global stories.
Kurt has directed and produced multiple documentaries and narrative films that have screened at international film festivals and on various broadcasts outlets.
At present Kurt is currently in the final script stage with his latest feature narrative film “ApeTown”.