St. Louis Brick Documentary Screens Again Tuesday

Green vitreous brick accents the patternwork in the front parapet of the building at 4101 Alice Avenue in the O'Fallon neighborhood.

The next screening of Bill Streeter’s exciting documentary on St. Louis’ most beloved building material, Brick By Chance and Fortune will take place Tuesday, October 4 at 9:00 p.m. at Off Broadway (3509 Lemp Avenue). Buy tickets here.

The documentary includes interviews with many historians and preservationists familiar to readers of this blog: St. Louis Building Arts Foundation founder Larry Giles, B.E.L.T. author Toby Weiss, Vanishing STL author Paul Hohmann, Missouri Historical Society President Robert Archibald, historian NiNi Harris and Preservation Research Office Director Michael R. Allen.