The Movie: 

  • What are the building blocks of a vibrant society?

  •  Physical structures reflect concepts of well-being, for ourselves and for society they are one component of a social architecture.

  •  How are the needs of a single human spirit met within the structures we create?
  •  How do we consider the role of incarceration in our "social architecture"?

MASTER PLAN portrays various strata of “managed” housing in America, from individual homes to prisons, mixing accounts of the planners’ rationales for their designs with residents’ testimonies concerning the quality of life within these structures.