Six Documentaries Featuring Pennsylvania Cities You Can Stream Online

Feb 19, 2015

A collage of movie posters and still images from documentary films based in Pennsylvania communities.
Credit Lindsay Lazarski / WHYY

As a winter cold front settles in over most of Pennsylvania and the eastern U.S., you may find yourself surfing your Netflix queue for something to escape the deep freeze and cabin fever.

May we suggest a few “home grown” documentaries worth watching that you can easily steam online? 

Each film takes place in a Pennsylvania city or town, but also addresses larger issues of race, corruption, immigration, sexual abuse, and budget deficits facing the individual communities.

Read more at the website of Keystone Crossroads, a statewide public media initiative reporting on the challenges facing Pennsylvania's cities.