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Priced Out: An animation about why you can't afford a place in San Francisco.

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Priced Out is an engaging animated web series that follows a young couple as they discover why housing is so expensive and what we can all do about it.
Curtis and Riley in their apartment. There is a rent increase notice on the door and Curtis is operating a Murphy bed.
Meet Curtis, a High School teacher, and Riley, a tech gig worker, in their micro-unit in San Francisco. They've just received a rent increase and need to figure out how to keep their growing family in the City. NOW RELEASED!
Lead Illustrator Fred Noland
"Priced Out" Lead Illustrator Fred Noland: "Normally this process is split among a team of 5 to 10 people"
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[people. power. media] is deep into production of "Priced Out", the animated web series that explains why housing is so expensive in San Francisco & what you can do about it. Be part of this ambitious & groundbreaking project! Contribute today.
Curtis and Riley meet the developer in his office overlooking the city.
Curtis and Riley with the help of Riley's AI watch, Olive, meet with condo developer Sumir who tells them how development works. WATCH IT NOW!

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Meet the Banker it's Episode 3!
Join Riley and Curtis in a revolving restaurant with an epic view of San Francisco. They're meeting with the banker, Ernesto, who lends money for developments. Discover why it's not all about supply and demand because as he says, "That's not how the industry works."
Rosa shows Riley & Curtis an apartment in the Mission
Curtis and Riley go to look at a place in the Mission District hoping that a place in an older building might be more affordable than a unit in a new condo tower. A Mission mural comes to life and tells the story of how real estate in San Francisco became so valuable.
Curtis and Riley see protest at Civic Center
Curtis and Riley put the pieces together of everything they've learned, and they're not sure what to do about it. As they're walking the streets, they run into a rally outside City Hall led by Carmen, a housing activist. RELEASE DATE MAY 7, 2019