"Another Way of Living, the Story of Reston, VA" Film Screening

APA Virginia Chapter


Monday, July 17, 2017
5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. EDT

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Film screening and facilitated Q&A of the documentary film“Another Way of Living, the Story of Reston, VA.” This documentary is about the perception of the urban planner Robert Simon (1914-2015) and his vision suburban towns that integrates citizens across racial, economic, and religious divides. The film was officially selected for the 2015 Virginia Film Festival and the 2016 Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital. Reston, VA has been recognized as a National Planning Landmark by the American Planning Association.

A facilitated Q&A hosted by the APA’s Urban Design & Preservation Division with the Director/Producer, Rebekah Wingert-Jabi, will immediately follow the film.


Vladimir Gavrilovic, AICP

Invited Speaker

Vlad Gavrilovic, AICP is a principal with EPR in Charlottesville, Virginia, specializing in community and transportation planning. He has more than 30 years of experience in transportation and community planning, urban design, environmental resource assessment, and the development of urban and environmental design standards for communities. Vlad’s work has ... Read More

Rebekah Wingert-Jabi

Invited Speaker

Rebekah Wingwert-Jabi is an award winning director and producer with over 14-years of experience in film and television. My Neighborhood, her last film premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2012, was broadcast on Al Jazeera English, and released online by The Guardian before being recognized with the prestigious Peabody ... Read More

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Eldon James, ejames7@me.com