Magnolia at the Modern

If You Build It
  • March 21, 2014 - 6:00pm
  • March 21, 2014 - 8:00pm
  • March 22, 2014 - 5:00pm
  • March 23, 2014 - 12:00pm
  • March 23, 2014 - 2:00pm
  • March 23, 2014 - 4:00pm

From the director of Wordplay and I.O.U.S.A. comes a captivating look at a radically innovative approach to education. If You Build It follows designer-activists Emily Pilloton and Matthew Miller to rural Bertie County, the poorest in North Carolina, where they work with local high school students to help transform both their community and their lives.

85 minutes

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.