Thursday, February 26, 2009
The Movies Comes to Crown Heights
Actor, director, and screenwriter Scott Prendergast and movie producer Bonnie Timmerman met with Crown Heights Mediation Center staff and residents to discuss Black and Jewish relationships in an effort to do research on an upcoming film. The film will be based on a true story about a young African American performer who must recover from a head injury in a Jewish old age home. Bonnie and Scott took a brief tour of Kingston Avenue and talked with residents from different backgrounds gathering the unique perspectives of residents in Crown Heights.