Peconic Landing received two awards from LeadingAge New York on Friday afternoon.
The retirement community, along with the Manhattan Film Institute, won the 2018 Innovation of the Year Award for their collaborative film project Seniors in Film. READ
Inspired by his two sons, Tony Spiridakis set out to share the story of his family.
A Hollywood writer, producer and director who splits his time between California and Greenport, Mr. Spiridakis created a pilot for a television show, entitled “Greenport,” which does just that. READ
About 50 aspiring actors, directors and screenwriters will debut the results of the hard work they’ve done over the past two weeks with the Manhattan Film Institute.
Oliver Orr, 17, learning his way around a camera during the week long mentor program earlier this month. (Credit: Courtesy Robert Leslie)
The film opens with a familiar scene: a boy and girl enjoying themselves on a first date. Taking somewhat of an unexpected turn, another woman appears — an ex-girlfriend.
But she wasn’t the boy’s ex-girlfriend. (more…)