august, 2017

sat5aug1:00 PM- 3:00 PMStreet Art From the HeartKew Gardens Cinemas Shorts Block 1 - Short Documentary1:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

Event Details

What do you get when you bring a group of urban teens, an artist, some teachers, neighbors, and community members together on a graffiti ridden overpass in a small neighborhood on the outskirts of New York City? Drama, fun, messes, beauty, and unexpected transformation and collaboration through the art making experience.


Country of Origin: United States

Runtime: 13:07 minutes


Carla E. Reyes – Mural Designer/Lead Artist

Ryan Walsh – Teacher/Mural Assistant

Carol Lacks – Community Organizer

Larry Gabbard – School Principal

Keiosha Benjamin- Student Artist

Raymond Diaz- Student Artist

Yanleris Grullon- Student Artist

Kiana Hunt- Student Artist

Kyle Jones- Student Artist

Destiny Krause- Student Artist

Jordan Laureano- Student Artist

Zamya Mely- Student Artist

Faride Rivera – Student Artist

Country of origin: USA

Final Runtime: 13:07

Directors bio

Guillermo Lithgow is a graduating senior at Stephen T. Mather Building Arts & Craftsmanship High School in Hells Kitchen, NYC. His love for film making began after he saw “The Dark Knight Rises.” Guillermo will be part of the first graduating class and is responsible for starting the first film and media program this year at this new specialized Historic Preservation school. Film awards and screenings include the American Dream exhibition at Midoma, NYC, in 2016, and the One Book, One Campus film trailer competition for How it Went Down, by Kekla Magoon at Graphic Communication Arts High School in 2017.

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