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Bushwick Film Workers Hopeful the Looming IATSE Strike Will Change Industry Culture

Bushwick Film Workers Hopeful the Looming IATSE Strike Will Change Industry Culture

For Bushwick film workers, the IATSE strike indicates a potential shift in how the film industry operates.

Sebastian Sommer: Why I Had to Film My Last Short in Bushwick

Sebastian Sommer: Why I Had to Film My Last Short in Bushwick

Sebastian Sommer, a Brooklyn filmmaker, writes about filming his most recent and final short film, “Apostrophe,” in Bushwick.

Frack Outta Brooklyn Hosts Its First Radical Youth Film Festival at the People’s Garden This Sunday

Frack Outta Brooklyn Hosts Its First Radical Youth Film Festival at the People’s Garden This Sunday

Everyone can learn how to protect Mother Earth at this free, family-friendly event.

Bushwick-Based Film ‘Floaters Dot Com’ Screening Saturday, August 21

Bushwick-Based Film ‘Floaters Dot Com’ Screening Saturday, August 21

The film explores the human psyche through the lens of industrial Bushwick, influenced by its empty warehouses and the increased presence of technology.

Netflix Studio Coming to Bushwick, With State Tax Credits

Netflix Studio Coming to Bushwick, With State Tax Credits

The studio, which is projected to open in September, will be big enough to film two TV shows or one blockbuster movie.

Number of Film Permits Issued Remains Low in Bushwick

Number of Film Permits Issued Remains Low in Bushwick

Though regulations have relaxed, the number of shooting permits issued for the streets of New York City is still way down.

13th Bushwick Film Festival Releases Full Program

13th Bushwick Film Festival Releases Full Program

This year’s festival includes more than 100 different films created by filmmakers from Brooklyn and around the world.

Best Events Happening This Week In And Around Bushwick

Best Events Happening This Week In And Around Bushwick

Upcoming events to attend in Brooklyn while staying socially distanced

Qinfolk: A Festival Centered on the Art, Stories and Mental Health of QTPOC

Qinfolk: A Festival Centered on the Art, Stories and Mental Health of QTPOC

Bushwick Film Festival Celebrates Stories Through Space and Time

Bushwick Film Festival Celebrates Stories Through Space and Time

Latina Domestic Workers Fight for Fair Wages in Hasidic Williamsburg in New Award-Winning Film

Latina Domestic Workers Fight for Fair Wages in Hasidic Williamsburg in New Award-Winning Film

Local Bartender Brings to Light Bushwick’s Millennial Alcoholism Through Short Film

Local Bartender Brings to Light Bushwick’s Millennial Alcoholism Through Short Film

A personal story of a local bartender explores the hardship of young adult alcoholism in Bushwick.

Creative Duo Shoot Diverse and Inclusive Music Video in Bushwick, Aiming to Change Mainstream Media

Creative Duo Shoot Diverse and Inclusive Music Video in Bushwick, Aiming to Change Mainstream Media

“It’s starting by hiring a team that is entirely female, or properly representing diversity on screen through gender, age, sexuality, race, culture, and religion.”

Latino Teen Actor from Williamsburg  Gets Nominated for 40th Annual Young Artist Awards

Latino Teen Actor from Williamsburg Gets Nominated for 40th Annual Young Artist Awards

Actor JAC Carrera makes his way to Hollywood for the “Youth Oscars” as a best teen actor nominee!

Millennial Crimes Unit: New Cop Mini-Series “Myrtle & Willoughby” Shot in Bushwick is Now Streaming

Millennial Crimes Unit: New Cop Mini-Series “Myrtle & Willoughby” Shot in Bushwick is Now Streaming

Humour-filled, millennial-centric.

Brooklyn Film Camera Keeps Analog Photography Alive and Plans to Open a Film Lab this Spring

Brooklyn Film Camera Keeps Analog Photography Alive and Plans to Open a Film Lab this Spring

What began as a DIY basement project has become Bushwick’s premiere destination for all things Polaroid and analog.

Vulnerability is Key in Bushwick Director’s New Film, Premiering at House of Yes January 28

Vulnerability is Key in Bushwick Director’s New Film, Premiering at House of Yes January 28

Vulnerable stories are born from collaboration and community.

Women’s Films Go Fast And Hard At The Bushwick Film Festival

Women’s Films Go Fast And Hard At The Bushwick Film Festival

A look at “Seven and a Half Minutes”

Where to Drink Around the Bushwick Film Festival

Where to Drink Around the Bushwick Film Festival

Watch cool films and then go grab some drinks.

Film Lovers Rejoice: A Guide to This Week’s 2018 Bushwick Film Festival

Film Lovers Rejoice: A Guide to This Week’s 2018 Bushwick Film Festival

Relocated: A New Program at Peephole Cinema Opens This Friday

Relocated: A New Program at Peephole Cinema Opens This Friday

This project offers a new way to experience a movie in the area.

Free Poutine at UpNorth This Weekend

Free Poutine at UpNorth This Weekend

Celebrate our northern neighbor this weekend with piles of cheese curds and fries.

Bushwick Film Festival’s Founder Shares Her History in a Video for PopSugar

Bushwick Film Festival’s Founder Shares Her History in a Video for PopSugar

The festival itself is celebrating its tenth anniversary!

The Directors of ‘Bushwick’ Share What it Was Like to Shoot an Action Movie in the Neighborhood

The Directors of ‘Bushwick’ Share What it Was Like to Shoot an Action Movie in the Neighborhood

A Documentary Featuring Lena Dunham Will Explore Fame and Mononucleosis on Saturday at Wayfarers

A Documentary Featuring Lena Dunham Will Explore Fame and Mononucleosis on Saturday at Wayfarers

It was once a narrative short film; now it’s something entirely different.

‘Law & Order: SVU’ Films Scenes in Ridgewood

‘Law & Order: SVU’ Films Scenes in Ridgewood

The neighborhood is an increasingly-popular location for film crews to set up shop.

Another Movie Set in Bushwick Gets a Sundance Premiere

Another Movie Set in Bushwick Gets a Sundance Premiere

Jessica Williams of “The Daily Show” plays a struggling playwright living somewhere in “deep, deep Bushwick.”

This Beautiful Short Documentary Tells the Story of DeKalb Avenue’s Pigeons & Their Resilient Keeper

This Beautiful Short Documentary Tells the Story of DeKalb Avenue’s Pigeons & Their Resilient Keeper

Meet Gil, a lifelong homing pigeon enthusiast who had kept his beloved pets on the same rooftop for 27 years and who is currently rebuilding his flock.

Dystopian Action Thriller “Bushwick” Premieres at Sundance This Weekend

Dystopian Action Thriller “Bushwick” Premieres at Sundance This Weekend

The movie featuring Brittany Snow and Dave Bautista is about Texas and most of the American South seceding from the United States.

10 Bushwick-filmed Shows and Movies to Look Out For in 2017

10 Bushwick-filmed Shows and Movies to Look Out For in 2017

Bushwick will play quite a supporting role in movies and television this

A “What If Bernie Won?” Film Fest Is Coming to East Williamsburg

A “What If Bernie Won?” Film Fest Is Coming to East Williamsburg

Comic: Rent These Bushwick Holiday Classic

Comic: Rent These Bushwick Holiday Classic

Bushwick Daily cartoonist tells you what “classic” Holiday movies to rent this season.

Bushwick Figures Prominently in “Three Trembling Cities,” a New Web Series About NYC’s Immigrants

Bushwick Figures Prominently in “Three Trembling Cities,” a New Web Series About NYC’s Immigrants

The fictional series details the intertwined lives of immigrants from around the world who have chosen to make New York their home.

Filmmakers Hope to Expand Discussion About Gentrification with a Horror Short

Filmmakers Hope to Expand Discussion About Gentrification with a Horror Short

The film has a crew comprised of women and minorities and an impressive list of producers.

More Film Shoots in Bushwick! CBS’s “Bull” Set Up Shop in Market Hotel

More Film Shoots in Bushwick! CBS’s “Bull” Set Up Shop in Market Hotel

The new series starring NCIS’ Michael Weatherly is kind of like “House,” except with lawyers.

Charlize Theron’s Newest Movie “Tully” Is Shooting All Over Bushwick Today and Tomorrow

Charlize Theron’s Newest Movie “Tully” Is Shooting All Over Bushwick Today and Tomorrow

Is it just us, or does it seem like more and film and television production is coming to Bushwick?