by Ken Korman
Produced in 1995 to commemorate the 160th anniversary of the St. Charles Avenue streetcar, documentary film Streetcar Stories traces the histories of New Orleans streetcars and the entire American streetcar industry. A free screening will take place tonight, Friday, January 25th, at 6 p.m. at the Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Avenue in the French Quarter. A Q&A will immediately follow the film. More info on Streetcar Stories is available here.