The Project

Urban Trinity is a historical documentary film series that explores the development of Philadelphia through the lens of the city’s Catholic community.  Learn more about the project here.

World Meeting of Families

History Making Productions produced Urban Trinity alongside the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia in September 2015. Learn more about this event and Pope Francis’ involvement here.

Educational Materials

Classroom ready materials have been developed to help teachers use these films with middle and high school students. The materials include a set of Essential Questions (with bulleted possible responses), a primary source activity about the Bible Riots, and suggestions of other History Making Productions films that complement the content of Urban Trinity.

Download “Essential Questions”
Download “Bible Riots Activity”
Download “Complementary HMP Films”

Download Urban Trinity Primary Sources

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