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    Frederick Wiseman’s In Jackson Heights

    In Jackson Heights is a 2015 documentary film about the communities of Jackson Heights, Queens, New York City directed by Frederick Wiseman. The film received widespread critical acclaim. In...

    Just to Get a Rep by Peter Gerard

    Just to Get a Rep is a documentary film directed by Peter Gerard. The film covers the history of graffiti art and its relationship with...

    NY77: The Coolest Year in Hell

    New York City, 1977 - It was a time when the city had fallen into decay, with too few jobs, money, police, schools, and...

    80 Blocks From Tiffany’s

    The history of cinema includes countless films that have remained, for a variety of reasons, in total obscurity. Sadly, many of the films that...

    Dark Days; living beneath Manhattan (video)

    Dark Days is a documentary made by Marc Singer, a British filmmaker. The film follows a group of people living in an abandoned section of...
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    Where There’s Smoke

    On January 23, 2005, six firefighters became trapped in a tenement in the Bronx, and were forced to jump out of fourth-story windows falling...

    New York: A Documentary Film: Sunshine and Shadow (1865–1898)

    New York: A Documentary Film is an eight-part, 17½ hour, American documentary film on the history of New York City. It was directed by...

    New York: A Documentary Film – Episode Two: Order And Disorder

    New York: A Documentary Film is an eight-part, 17½ hour, American documentary film on the history of New York City. It was directed by...

    New York: A Documentary Film – Episode One: The Country and The City (1609-1825)

    New York: A Documentary Film is an eight-part, 17½ hour, American documentary film on the history of New York City. It was directed by...

    The Cruise (1998)

    Affectionate portrait of Tim "Speed" Levitch, a tour guide for Manhattan's Gray Line double-decker buses. He talks fast, is in love with the city,...
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    News From Home (1977)

    News from Home is a 1977 avant-garde documentary film directed by Chantal Akerman. The film consists of long takes of locations in New York City, set to Akerman's voice-over as she reads letters her...