Margaret Jaconelli purchased her Dalmarnock home in 1976. She has lived as the sole remaining resident of Ardenlea St since 2002. With the Commonwealth Games fast approaching, the council wish to demolish the whole street which occupies the site of the proposed Athlete's Village.

All the other residents have been re-housed- but Margaret, as one of the few who owns her property, refuses to move until offered adequate compensation. The Council won't negotiate. They're working to a deadline. For four years she goes on a one-woman crusade to save her family from being evicted whilst the rest of Dalmarnock is flattened around them. Then at dawn one day in March 2011, over 100 police and sheriff officers arrive...

Mixing still photography, video reportage and interviews, this film follows Margaret's story from March 2008 through to her eviction in March 2011. One of a series of short films on issues surrounding the redevelopment of Glasgow by photographer and filmmaker Chris Leslie. chrisleslie.com

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