Margo Donohue's new book Filmed in Brooklyn highlights Brooklyn film locations across the borough from Prospect Park to the Brooklyn Bridge!
Midwood, Brooklyn, is a center of Jewish life in NYC with a rich film history and plenty of famous residents including Bernie Sanders.
Throw Back Thursday: On October 7, 1927 the first feature length motion picture premieres in Times Square at the Warner Strand using Vitagraph sound technology.
Another piece of cultural history is being demolished in NYC. The Vitagraph studio of Midwood Brooklyn, which then became an NBC studio, is being ripped up.