Throughout November 2022 the feature version of THE AREA will be available for free streaming through MAS Context. Check back for more information about associated events.

From January 19-April 27, 2021 THE AREA made its broadcast premiere on the PBS/World Channel documentary film series America ReFramed. The broadcast was a co-presentation with Illinois Public Media’s Reel Midwest.

This special hour-long version of the film focuses on Deborah Payne and her neighbors’ fight for respect.

Check your local listings for when the film returns to your area, when you will also be able to watch the film online on America ReFramed’s website and the PBS app.

For information about other ways to watch THE AREA, visit the Screenings section.