SHORTS: NEW YORK STRONG

Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film.
  • A WEEK IN JUNE A WEEK IN JUNE
  • BY WAY OF CANARSIE BY WAY OF CANARSIE
  • ROAD TO ROXHAM ROAD TO ROXHAM
  • THE GRAND TOUR THE GRAND TOUR
  • URBAN GROWTH URBAN GROWTH

Showings

Online Screening Wed, Nov 11, 2020 12:00 PM
This film will be available to stream only in the US and US territories.
Film Details
Running Time:80
DOC NYC
Event Years:2020
Festival Section:Shorts Programs
Film Genres:New York City
Activism
African/African American
Photography
Race
Law & Justice
International
Politics
Environment
Women Directors
History
Family

Description

Stories of New Yorkers’ grit and resilience.  (TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 80 MIN) 

A Week in June | Director: Jay Sansone

Three young Black Lives Matter leaders are filmed on the streets of New York City during the first week of the George Floyd protests. (USA, 6 MIN)

Road to Roxham | Director: Cristian Gomes

In Plattsburgh, New York, an underground taxi industry has emerged to meet the demand of refugees and asylum seekers attempting to escape to Canada.   (Canada, 18 MIN)

Urban Growth | Director: Nathan Kensinger, Nate Dorr

For more than 40 years, a collection of abandoned mansions have been hidden inside a wild growing forest in the heart of Brooklyn, but that’s about to change. (USA, 13 MIN)

By Way of Canarsie | Director: Emily Packer, Lesley Steele

Vignettes explore Canarsie’s unique relationship to the water through recreation, resiliency, and the community’s imagination for the future.  (USA, 14 MIN)

The Grand Tour | Directors: Erin F Babbin, Michael Sullivan

Barry, a volunteer with The 9/11 Tribute Museum in New York City, shares the story of his son, a gifted young newlywed who was killed on 9/11. (USA, 29 MIN)

 

Included with the screening ticket is an exclusive pre-recorded Q&A with Jay Sansone, Emily Packer, Lesley Steele, Cristian Gomes, Erin Babbin, Michael Sullivan, Nate Dorr, Nathan Kensinger (Filmmakers), immediately following the film.

Included Shorts

A WEEK IN JUNE (6min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More
ROAD TO ROXHAM (18min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More
URBAN GROWTH (13min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More
BY WAY OF CANARSIE (14min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More
THE GRAND TOUR (29min) Once you click to watch or stream the film, you will have 48 hours to view the film. More