Tag: My Brooklyn

Congrats to Prof. Kelly Anderson’s “My Brooklyn”

Prof. Kelly Anderson’s documentary “My Brooklyn” wins Audience Awards! The prize was shared with Su Friedrich’s film “Gut Renovation.”

Brooklyn, NY [June 2012] – The Brooklyn Film Festival (BFF) is proud to announce the winners for its annual festival, themed DECOY. The competitive event ran from June 1 through June 10 at indieScreen in Williamsburg and Brooklyn Heights Cinema.

Winners were chosen from 104 film premieres that were selected from over 2,000 submissions coming from 111 countries. This year, BFF featured more than 30 New York City based film directors with over a dozen projects shot in Brooklyn.

Through the resources of industry-related sponsors, the Brooklyn Film Festival awarded the 2012 winners with a total of $57,000 in prizes and film services.

Prof. Kelly Anderson’s documentary premiering at the Brooklyn Film Festival

My Brooklyn, Prof. Kelly Anderson’s documentary about the development of Downtown Brooklyn and the ways policy is reshaping the city along lines of race and class, is premiering Saturday, June 2 at 7:30 at the Brooklyn Film Festival (Brooklyn Heights Cinema). There will be a second screening Sunday, June 10 at 8pm.


Film features Hunter Professor Tom Angotti, former Jack Newfield Professor Alyssa Katz, was Associate Produced by IMA Grad Fivel Rothberg, graphics and animation by IMA grad Laurie Sumiye, filming by IMA grad Chris Dapkins, Marty Lucas and Tami Gold.