By Way of Canarsie

2019

After years of neglect by the City of New York and the devastation of Hurricane Sandy – the coastal community of Canarsie, Brooklyn wants more. Using a variety of formats, this experimental series of vignettes explores Canarsie’s unique relationship to the water through recreation, resiliency, and the community’s imagination for the future.

Co-directed with Lesley Steele as a part of the UnionDocs 2019 Collaborative Studio

Playing at Prismatic Ground April 8-18th 2021

World Premiere at Blackstar Film Festival 2020 covered by Tinsel & Tine

NYC Premiere at DocNYC 2020

Midwestern Premiere at Better Cities Festival 2020

Minnesota Premiere at Twin Cities Black Film Festival 2020

Public preview in June 2019 covered by the Canarsie Courier

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