The Asheville 48 Hour Film Project came to a close this evening, as far as the filming and editing are concerned, but the week’s activities are only just beginning for the public.
Twenty-five teams gathered at Asheville Pizza and Brewing Company on Coxe Avenue yesterday evening. After a night of fast-paced scripting, Team UNCA was on site this morning filming their fantasy-based story.
In 2005, city and county officials adopted the 10-Year Plan to End Homelessness, an ambitious collaboration involving many local agencies. Significant progress has been made: Since 2005, chronic homelessness is down 82 percent, from 293 people to just 54, city officials say. Yet there are still homeless folks on local streets.