Brooklyn Boheme


Brooklyn Boheme gives a first hand account of this vibrant African American artistic community that included the great Spike Lee, Chris Rock, Branford Marsalis, Rosie Perez, Saul Williams, Lorna Simpson just to name a few. Narrated and written by Fort Greene resident Nelson George, this documentary celebrates “Brooklyn’s equivalent of the Harlem Renaissance” and follows the rise of a new kind of African American artist, the Brooklyn Boheme.

Directed by Diane Paragas and Nelson George
Written by Nelson George
Cinematography by Diane Paragas, Francisco Aliwalas
Edited by Diane Paragas, Emir Lewis, Trevz Bayack
Graphics by Trevz Bayack
Music ion furjanic